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Trivia: Seven Questions and Answers about the Declaration of Independence

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 07.12.2014 | Education
William B. Bradshaw

Here are some trivia questions relating to the Declaration of Independence. See how you do with them.

The (Almost) Forgotten History of Latinos in Baseball at Hinchliffe Stadium

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.17.2014 | Latino Voices
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Written by Adrian Burgos, Jr., Professor, U.S. History, University of Illinois Built in 1932, Hinchliffe Stadium is situated near Great Falls, a Nat...

The "Monument to Sports Enthusiasm" You've Probably Never Heard Of (But Should)

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.17.2014 | Sports
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Written by David Robert Weible Hinchliffe Stadium's Art Deco cast concrete construction has long suffered from neglect. The 1933 Art Deco Hinchliff...

#SaveTheDome Selfies: Showing Love for the Houston Astrodome

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 05.20.2014 | Sports
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Written by Grant Stevens #astrodome #houston #8thWonderOfTheWorld -- @robbmaddox, Robb Maddox Houston in March means one thing: the Houston Livesto...

What I Found (And Found Out) At The National Archives

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.01.2012 | DC
Zoe P. Strassfield

Preserving freedom is serious business. The Declaration of Independence is rather hard to read in places because it was stored in direct sunlight for many years -- a definite no-no for historical artifacts.

Robert Schwartzman's "Second Chances" Video Premiere, Plus Chatting With Trevor Rabin

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.11.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Elizabeth Cunningham's Red-Robed Priestess

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 01.16.2012 | Books
Dr. Susan Corso

Red-Robed Priestess is Maeve Rhuad's last adventure. And oh, what an adventure it is! As I'm sure you know, I've been a fan of Maeve Rhuad for a long,...

The Dirtiest Word in Hollywood

John Farr | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

A few weeks back, I read an announcement that the now white hot Colin Firth might be signing on for a re-make ofMy Fair Lady. Not since Steve Martin decided to put a new spin on The Pink Panther have I been so moved to ask, "Why?"

Early Draft of the Constitution found in Phila.

Philly.com | Inquirer Staff Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After finding the draft, "I felt like an actor in the movie National Treasure, but [actor] Nicolas Cage was nowhere to be found," Toler added. "How...

Queen Victoria's Crotchless Underwear Deemed National Treasure

Telegraph UK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The linen bloomers and chemise were designed for the British Queen at the end of the 19th century. They have now been given "national designated stat...

Night at the Museum 2 defeats Terminator Salvation - Huff Post Friday box office rundown

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The sequel to the insanely leggy 2006 family favorite took in $15.3 million, while Terminator Salvation took in $14.8 million on its second day of release.

"National Treasure" Is Christmas Gold

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Santa was good to Hollywood over the Christmas holiday, delivering hearty box-office returns more than 34 percent higher than the same weekend last y...

Cage Nets $45M "Treasure" While Apatow Comedy Bombs

AP | David Germain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Nicolas Cage followed his secret treasure map to another fortune at movie theaters. Cage's "National Treasure: Book of Secrets," the Disney sequel to ...