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The White House Life Throughout the Years

The White House for the U.S. president was designed by Irish-born architect James Hoban in the 1790s. Rebuilt after a British attack in 1814, the “President’s House” accommodated such technological changes as the installation of electricity. The building underwent major structural changes in the early 1900s under Teddy Roosevelt and under Harry Truman after WWII.…

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Top 9 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Illuminati

The Illuminati, translated from Latin as “The Enlightened Ones”, is a secret society that originated from the Bavarian Illuminati that was active in the 1770s and 1780s. As of today, the group could be seen as in a state of semi fictitiousness, with many conspiracy theories published on the Internet regarding both its existence and…

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9 People Who Changed the World

So while Great men lived their lives and made ours not so greats with the cramming up required to pass that history test, history is much beyond the battles and wars we’ve read about. History is history because it’s responsible for having changed the most basics of living of mankind. Here are lists top 9…

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The 9 Biggest Presidential Sex Scandals

American politics has long been rocked with scandal, but none are more potent than the presidential sex scandal.Presidential candidate's sexual indiscretions, once known, are widely publicized, and often politicized. Here are nine presidential, or presidential candidate, sex scandals that we at Discovery News find most interesting. #1. Thomas Jefferson and His Slave Concubine (sex scandals) It is…

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Vladimir Putin, Facts About The Most Unpredictable Person In The World

Vladimir Putin continues to prove he's one of the few men in the world powerful enough to do what he wants --and get away with it. International sanctions set in place after he seized Crimea and waged war-by-proxy in the Ukraine have kneecapped the Ruble and driven Russia into deepening recession, but haven't hurt Putin…

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