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The Romantic Reason Ulysses S. Grant Didn’t Want His Wife to Get Cosmetic Surgery

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When her husband was elected president, Julia Grant considered having cosmetic surgery to fix her eyes—but Ulysses urged her not to.

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The Biggest Thing to Happen in the East Room of the White House
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The East Room of the White House has been the location of many important events, but nothing will ever be as big as this one.

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Advice from the CIA's 'Simple Sabotage Field Manual'
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During WWII, the CIA published The Simple Sabotage Field Manual, which provided a number of ways to quietly disrupt the system.

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