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03/26/2017 at 00:56. Facebook
On this day in 1976, Queen Elizabeth II became one of the first heads of state to send an email. The username HME2 was given to her which stands for "Her Majesty, Elizabeth II". Today, it is said that the queen has her own email address, but she doesn't write the emails herself and only dictates it. What's the first email you've sent? #TDIH
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03/25/2017 at 12:09. Facebook
A female's body parts were found in a reservoir. #CrimesThatShockedAsia
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03/25/2017 at 03:05. Facebook
On this day in 1954, RCA sold the first color TV for consumers - the RCA CT 100. The 15-inch color television was sold for US$1000 or around US$7800 in today's money and offered poor quality images that were often blurry and ridden with 'ghosts'. The extreme high price of the first color TV set was because the TV required two sets of circuits to display both colored and black-and-white images....
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03/24/2017 at 12:23. Facebook
These two women made legal history in Canada for all the good reasons <3 #faithinhumanityrestored”
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03/24/2017 at 06:16. Facebook
Meet the steampunk sorceress
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03/24/2017 at 00:34. Facebook
On this day in 1958, Elvis Presley is drafted into the US Army. Elvis was considered a role model for young Americans at that time, especially after joining the army despite tens of thousands of fans sending letters to the army asking for him to be spared. He also was instrumental in increasing the polio vaccination rate among Americans from 2% to 85% in America before his discharge in 1960...
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03/23/2017 at 14:18. Facebook
If you think graduating from college is hard, you've got to watch this :)
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03/23/2017 at 10:36. Facebook
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03/23/2017 at 05:33. Facebook
This camera with superman-like powers will soon save delicate and fragile historical documents
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03/22/2017. Facebook
On this day in 2011, the world said goodbye to Elizabeth Taylor - one of the entertainment industry's most iconic female figures. The actress died at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles after being hospitalized for congestive heart failure at the age of 79. Although she lived a colorful life supporting different causes and made many movies, she is most well known for her rollercoaster love...
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03/22/2017. Facebook
If you want to climb a mountain, do it like the monkey king
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03/22/2017. Facebook
Which country/region polishes the most diamonds? If you said Africa, think again :)
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03/22/2017. Facebook
It was the worst case of election-related violence in the Philippines. 7 years later, there's still no closure. #CrimesThatShockedAsia
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03/22/2017. Facebook
In South Africa, being a man can sometimes mean losing your manhood
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03/22/2017. Facebook
On this day in 1983, the US government awards General Motors a contract worth US1 billion for the development and production of High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles or Humvees. The vehicles will be used to transport cargo and troops to the battlefield during the 1989 invasion of Panama and during the Persian Gulf war in the 1990s. A few years later, a civilian version of the vehicle and...
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03/21/2017. Facebook
This grandma busts the most kickass samurai moves in India (while wearing saree).
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03/21/2017. Facebook
In Singapore, there’s a dying language that a small group of people are trying to revive.
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03/21/2017. Facebook
His crimes were so heinous, Indonesia had to bring back the death penalty #CrimesThatShockedAsia
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03/21/2017. Facebook
This little village has a big name that’s quite hard to spell and even pronounce. Try if you dare :)
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03/20/2017. Facebook
On this day in 1970, the very first Comic Convention took place in San Diego California. Originally known as the San Diego Golden State Comic-Minicon, the event took place in a hotel's basement and was intended to raise funds for a much larger convention later that year. Around 145 attendees were present in the mini comic con which included fans and booksellers. Nowadays, the Comic Con is...
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