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Watch the History of Beer-Making in America in Two Minutes

Thanks to the emergence of the craft beer movement in America over the past 20 years, you probably know your IPAs from your ESAs. Let’s just hope you stayed away from those DUIs.

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The History of the World According to Facebook — [BOOK REVIEW]

A thousand years from now, historians will be referencing Facebook posts in their re-telling of what mattered to people before the earth exploded/was nuked/entered a new ice age. Unfortunately, ‘The Face’ hasn’t been around forever, so we can’t go back and ponder what, say Abraham Lincoln’s status message was before he went off to Ford’s Theatre.

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Happy Birthday KLAQ!!

In October of 1978, KLAQ hit the airwaves!

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Michelle Bachmann’s History Lessons [VIDEO]

On "Good Morning America," George Stephanopoulos asked Michele Bachmann about her statement in January that the Founding Fathers worked tirelessly to end slavery. Instead of saying she was wrong, Michele noted that John Quincy Adams DID fight to end slavery. But when the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776 he wasn't technically a "Founding Father"...because he was only nine years old.

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Famous Landmarks in El Paso – Our Top Five

El Paso has a lot of history and culture that people sometimes don't know or remember. Everything from the Butterfield Trail, to one of the oldest and longest running NCAA Bowl Games happening here every year, to having the only NCAA Basketball Team in the state with an NCAA Championship Title, to historic bad things like the first plane hi-jacking occurring here many decades ago!

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Know Your Mardi Gras History [VIDEO]

Mardi Gras is French for "Fat Tuesday," a reference to the binge eating a lot of Catholics do before Lent. As is often the case with holidays, the Christian roots are intertwined with earlier pagan practices. It was very common for early church fathers to integrate elements of pagan ritual in an attempt to attract potential converts.

Mardi Gras itself originated in the Middle Ages and was brought to the U.S. by the French explorer Iberville. In 1827, Parisian-style masked balls were legalized in New Orleans after a long period of prohibition. The celebration soon became known for its celebrants' raucous behavior during fanciful parades.

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Own Eddie’s Famous Axes!

If you're a big Van Halen fan, heck even if you're not, you know these guitars.

Some of the most distinctive "Frankenstein" guitars can now be yours...in mini-form!
These miniature guitars are stunning pieces of rock and roll history! We have handcrafted these legendary collectible miniature guitars with meticulous detail

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