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If you could describe the history of America in one word... 33 ellisonz Feb 2012 Sep 2012 0 7191
Why are Americans so bad at studying history? 29 ellisonz Apr 2012 Jun 2012 0 3787
Another trivia question 24 RZM Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 2265
Who are your top five American Presidents? 22 ellisonz Feb 2012 Apr 2012 0 2994
Why didn't the North let the South secede? 21 SnohoDem Nov 2012 Jun 2013 0 9752
Okay, so apparently every group needs a host and we don't have one here.... 20 Rowdyboy Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 2802
Who would have made an interesting president, but never got the shot? 20 Bucky Sep 2012 Nov 2012 0 1864
150 Years of Misunderstanding the Civil War 20 steve2470 Jun 2013 Jun 2014 21 2257
Favorite documentaries? 19 Adsos Letter Dec 2011 Jan 2012 0 2107
What are the best first person accounts of American fighting in WW2 ? 18 steve2470 Jun 2014 Aug 8 0 493
Robert Higgs: Why Do So Many People Automatically and Angrily Condemn Historical Revisionism? 16 ellisonz Dec 2011 Feb 2012 1 1931
Here's a trivia question 16 RZM Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 1500
Lookie what we found in our old house 14 47of74 Jan 2012 Feb 2012 15 3999
My book on how the states got their names... 14 kag Dec 2011 Dec 2011 6 2244
Happy Birthday Jeanette Rankin, first woman ever elected to congress and the only member who voted 13 Rowdyboy Jun 2012 Jun 2012 3 1724
Strange But True: Ron Paul Thinks The American Civil War Was 'Unnecessary' 12 ellisonz Dec 2011 Jan 2012 2 1918
Why isn't there more enthusiasm for anothe civil war? 11 struggle4progress May 2011 Dec 2011 0 1261
Who is your favorite Founding Father? (Poll) 11 ellisonz May 2012 Jun 2012 0 1892
Civil War Sesquicentennial 10 melonkali Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1357
Well, I'm reading "1491" by Charles Mann 10 canoeist52 Dec 2011 Apr 2012 1 1458
Gorbachev: Is the World Really Safer Without the Soviet Union? 9 ellisonz Dec 2011 Jan 2012 1 1625
On 17 July 1967 Jimi Hendrix first appeared in concert. 9 discntnt_irny_srcsm Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 871
Just watched the movie "The Patriot," and out of curiosity looked up a British view of 9 GreenPartyVoter Oct 2013 Aug 3 4 1011
"History's 'Hatfields amd McCoys' a bleak depiction of famous feud" 8 Rowdyboy May 2012 Jul 2012 1 2566
"Earharts Anti-Freckle Cream Jar Possibly Found" 8 Rowdyboy Jun 2012 Jun 2012 22 2505
"10 European Colonies that failed before Jamestown" 7 Rowdyboy May 2013 May 2013 1 1399
While I'm not exactly wild about the DAR, having noticed an apparent preponderance 7 IrishAyes Aug 2 Aug 2 2 272
Candidates Show Fondness for World War II References 6 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 988
Famous photo of female Pearl Harbor firefighters debunked 6 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 4 2317
Black History Month: Debunking the 10 biggest myths about black history 5 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 1 1431
LAT: Huntington acquires trove of Lincoln, Civil War telegrams, codes 5 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 3 1001
U.S. Holocaust Museum refutes FDR supporters' defense of failure to bomb Auschwitz 5 ellisonz Jan 2012 Apr 2012 0 972
Power, Propaganda, and Purpose in American Democracy 5 BridgeTheGap Jan 2012 Jul 2012 2 754
The University of Iowa's collection of Civil War Diaries & Letters 5 Generic Other Jun 2012 Jun 2012 2 962
DNA study bolsters disputed view of migration into North America 5 bemildred Jul 2012 Sep 2012 2 910
Explorers find downed German U-Boat off Mass. 5 struggle4progress Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 1192
There is history everywhere. 5 rug Dec 2013 Jul 24 0 418
Plymouth Rock defaced by vandals 5 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Feb 2014 0 470
I am reading James Bradley's-"The Imperial Cruise"- 4 digonswine Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 1194
1876: The Year When Things Went from Bad to Worse for Indians and Blacks 4 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 1157
Twain ripped 4 Bucky Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1227
Apparently everything, that needed to be said about American history, has already been said 4 struggle4progress Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 755
Jonathan Zimmerman: Newt Gingrich, Pseudo-Historian 4 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 4 798
New Look at an Old Memo Casts More Doubt on Rehnquist 4 ellisonz Mar 2012 Apr 2012 1 1050
Walter Russell Mead: The Myth of America's Decline 4 ellisonz Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 1132
Lincoln's other legacy. 4 bluedigger Nov 2012 Feb 2013 1 706
Questions about indentured servants in the Southern colonies 4 YoungDemCA May 2014 Jun 2014 0 300
The 'Bill of Rights' Hand Game 4 Tx4obama Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 670
The 'Undue Weight' of Truth on Wikipedia 3 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 1 1085
British spies stumped by Charlie Chaplin mystery 3 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 1 864
Ok I read "Killing Lincoln" by O'Reilly and I have a question. 3 yellowcanine Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 1500
Debunking neo-confederate revisionist propaganda 3 TigerToMany Jan 2012 Jan 2012 2 1513
Anyone planning on going to any of the Civil War 150th Anniversary events? 3 charlie and algernon Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 923
Today in American History....the 238th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party.... 3 Rowdyboy Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1279
Only 1/3rd of Americans Supported the American Revolution? 3 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1484
The Road to War between the U.S. and Japan was Paved by Irreconcilable Worldviews 3 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 890
Has anyone read the 2-volume "Road to Disunion" by William Freehling? 3 Adsos Letter Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 992
"J. Edgar" Fails to Deliver the Historical Goods 3 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 2 1121
I watched "Sherman's March" last night, the History Channel's production. 3 raccoon Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 1193
Finley Peter Dunne - Great American Humorist or Greatest American Humorist? 3 ellisonz Mar 2012 Apr 2012 0 921
As World War One centennial nears, fight erupts over memorial 3 ellisonz Mar 2012 Mar 2012 0 1285
Brooklyn hunts for spirit of 1776 soldiers 3 ellisonz Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 908
Search for Amelia Earhart Starts Again 3 ellisonz Mar 2012 Apr 2012 0 1295
Pearl Harbor attack pics 3 ashling Apr 2012 Oct 2012 0 1626
The Battle of Quallah Battoo 3 steve2470 Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 1186
Today in Peace and Justice history on February 27, 1973 3 spazzmann Feb 2013 Mar 2013 0 531
For 20 Years the Nuclear Launch Code at US Minuteman Silos Was 00000000 3 Mosby Nov 2013 Dec 2013 0 334
Central America's largest museum of Mayan Culture to be built in Guatemala 3 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 253
7 Forgotten but extremely influential women from (American) history.... 3 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Sep 12 3 573
Presidents wth no living direct descendants 3 Kaleva Aug 17 Sep 20 3 227
The Lincoln-Douglas debates weren’t as great as Gingrich thinks 2 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 757
Is This Russian Landscape the Birthplace of Native Americans? 2 ellisonz Feb 2012 Jun 2012 2 1140
Monument for black Revolutionary War patriots readied for Senate consideration 2 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 1 876
Michael H. Hunt: How Beijing Sees Us 2 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 920
Bill deals with sailors killed in 1804, Jewish WWI heroes, ship names 2 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 664
Walter Karp 2 bemildred Dec 2011 Dec 2011 0 555
Pearl Harbor Still a Day for the Ages, but a Memory Almost Gone (Pearl Harbor Survivors Group Ends) 2 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 3 597
Theodore and Barack in Osawatomie 2 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 2 487
Researching General Ethan Allen 2 flamingdem Feb 2012 Mar 2012 0 637
Malcolm X house, Philly gym on list of endangered historic sites 2 ellisonz Jun 2012 Sep 2012 1 750
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