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Architecture: Washington National Cathedral

Posted by on Mar 4, 2010 in Architecture, The Arts | Comments Off on Architecture: Washington National Cathedral

When many of us hear the word “cathedral,” we associate it with the great structures of the Roman Catholic faith. The National...

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Americana: Mount Rushmore

Posted by on Feb 28, 2010 in Americana | 1 comment

Okay, first the amazing scale of Mount Rushmore. The memorial covers 1,278 acres. The heads of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Teddy...

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Sports: The Army-Navy Game

Posted by on Dec 3, 2009 in Sports | Comments Off on Sports: The Army-Navy Game

They started playing the game back in 1890, and Navy shut out the Army that year, 24-0. Last year they did it again, winning 34-0....

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Travel: Grand Canyon

Posted by on Aug 4, 2009 in Travel | Comments Off on Travel: Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona encompasses more 1.2 million acres. That is some kind of hole in the ground. “Scientific...

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