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Why 13 Colonies? 1564 Views
Why ask why? Well, consider the fact that there were only 13 of those babies to start with. Of course, we're up to 50 states now, so those babies must have had their own babies...or, uh, something. Find out the stories behind our first 13 with this quick guide to the original colonies.
Ever heard of a "living document"? They eat and breathe just like the rest of us! They even walk around on their own two legs. Okay, fine—maybe t...
If the Puritans had gotten their way, religion would play a much larger role in lawmaking these days. Want to know more? Watch the video for all th...
Think of the Articles of Confederation as the government's test run that, um, crashed and burned. Thankfully Round 2 went much more smoothly.
The Modernists thought the world had a lot of problems, and they were intent on fixing them—or at least talking about fixing them. Unfortunately,...
Remember the good ol' days, when it was the United States "are," not the United States "is"? No? Guess that was two hundred years or so before your...