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This Day In History – September 14

1901 President William McKinley died of gunshot wounds inflicted by an assassin Vice President Theodore Roosevelt succeeded him 1814 Francis Scott Key wrote the Star-Spangled Banner It was actually a poem, originally known as Defense of Fort McHenry, that Key wrote after he witnessed the British bombardment of Fort McHenry, Maryland, during the War of 1812. The [...]

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Most Stressful Jobs in America

We've seen these lists before, but"Business Insider" crunched some old data and came up with a new ranking of the most stressful jobs. And no, radio personality didn't make the list.  But it should . . . THAT'S how hard we work to make your morning tolerable.  Here's the top ten. 1.  Emergency dispatchers.  That [...]

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This Day In History – September 10

1897 A 25-year-old London taxi driver named George Smith becomes the first person ever arrested for drunk driving after slamming his cab into a building He pled guilty and was fined 25 shillings It was the first world's first DUI 1955 Gunsmoke debuted on CBS Starring James Arness as Marshal Matt Dillon, Gunsmoke went on to become the longest-running [...]

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Mother Wears a Bikini in Public to Promote Self Love.

An Idaho mother-of-three put her own body on display by stripping down in a public market and inviting strangers to draw hearts on her to promote self love.Amy Pence-Brown from Boise is an artist and writer who described herself as a 'nearly-40-year-old fat feminist mother'.She wore a bikini and a blindfold while standing in a [...]

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The “Perfect Mate”?

       According to a new survey on Match.com… men prefer women with brown hair not blondes. The dating site surveyed its members to see what their perfect match would look like. They found men preferred women with long brown hair, blue eyes, pierced ears and a tattoo. And women preferred men with short [...]

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This Day In History – September 9

1984 Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears broke Jim Brown’s combined yardage record by reaching 15,517 yards Emmitt Smith broke Walter Payton's record against the Seahawks on Oct. 27, 2002  1991 Happy birthday to Hunter Hayes! Hunter Easton Hayes was born on September 9, 1991 in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana 1998 Four tourists who had paid $32,500 each were taken in submarine to view [...]

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This Day In History – September 8

1966 Star Trek premiered on television 1974 President Gerald Ford gave former President Nixon a full pardon for all federal crimes he may have committed while he was in office There's nothing like a full Presidential pardon 1998 Mark McGwire of the St. Louis Cardinals hit his 62nd home run of the season! He had beaten the single-season home run [...]

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Woman Hates How Beautiful She Is. (Yes. Really)

A young woman has fired back at all those she claimed 'judged' her over her 'pretty' appearance while she was growing up.The 20-year-old junior at Fordham University, wrote in an essay for Cosmopolitan.com saying that, because of her 'blonde hair, big hazel eyes, 34DD breasts, and toned calves', she’s constantly scrutinized for her looks while [...]

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America’s Longest Legs

Houston's Lauren Williams has the longest-known legs in America:  49 inches from hip to heel.Lauren has always had longer legs than others her age and believes she has America's longest.In 2013, 5'11' Brooke Banker, a model from New York, revealed she had legs measuring 47 inches. But Lauren, who stands 6'4', walks with an extra [...]

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