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Recipes from History: Launch Beans

Matt Soniak

7 American Crime and Punishment Museums

Miss Cellania

8 Sensational Female Murderers from History

Miss Cellania

That Time America Attacked the British Isles

Matt Soniak

We usually think of the American Revolutionary War as being fought strictly in North America, but naval battles were also fought in European waters by both American forces and by their French and Span

The Rise and Fall of the Bullpen Car

Matt Soniak

The Curious Case of the Flying Communist Bears

Matt Soniak

There was something off about some of the bears. They didn’t belong there.

10 Stories of Conjoined Twins

Miss Cellania

The Epic Battle Over Congressional Seating

Matt Soniak

During the State of the Union a few weeks ago, I noticed that the members of Congress were sitting on rows of theater-style seating in the House Chamber.

Hear James Joyce Read From <em>Ulysses</em> and <em>Finnegans Wake</em>

Lucas Reilly

Sylvia Beach convinced the author to record passages of his most famous books.

The Treadmill Originated in Prisons

the mag

Exercising on a treadmill often feels like torture, and that’s not exactly a coincidence.