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Great Flood

The Great Flood – When the Mississippi
Overflowed and Changed America

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Almost 90 years ago a natural disaster occurred so catastrophic that it is only known as The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. Motivated by John

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Woman Around Town: Amity Shlaes
Pays Homage to a “Forgotten” President

Monday, March 4th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Until recently, Amity Shlaes, the author and columnist, was probably best known for her 2007 book, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great

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Tower from Bottom

The George Washington Masonic Memorial—
Imposing, Intriguing, and Slightly Mysterious

Monday, April 16th, 2012
by on Living Around

It looms over the city of Alexandria, Virginia, a 333-foot tall memorial to George Washington, the nation’s first president and a freemason. Tourists who exit

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So Help Me God! If You Love Theater, You’ll Like This Play

Friday, December 11th, 2009
by on Playing Around

Kristen Johnston is a goddess. She doesn’t just take stage in So Help Me God!, she rolls it up and slips it under her arm

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