+14You probably live in a society where the government is allowed to monitor the activities of, and keep perpetual files on its citizen. In the 1950's when this activity was rampant (McCarthy Era) many lives were ruined due to blacklisting Americans rebelled and passed laws to prevent this from happening, now many encourage more monitoring and support no-fly lists. And so history repeats.
+11Some people have a very hard time telling the difference between an eyewitness account and a story written 100 or more years after the actual event. Amirite?
+91You can never really know if anything in history before you were born has ever happened because you we're never there, amirite?
+15It's weird to think that George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and other famous men from long ago in history probably got blow jobs.
+9history books should always specify which President Roosevelt they're talking about... especially if they're marketed towards international students who don't know the order of American presidents, amirite?
+110It's cool to be an inventor. Bringing something into the world that wasn't in the world before. And the History will say, "He/She did that."
+19"[The liberties given by the Constitution] are only protected by a parchment- by words. They may be destroyed whenever it shall be admitted that the strict and common sense of words may be construed away." -Albert Gallatin, 1799. There was a reason why the greatest minds this country had to offer spent four months in Independence Hall drafting what would be the most important document in the world. Know the Constitution. Know your freedoms.
+3History will always in some way repeat itself. From fashion to music, innovative ideas from previous generations coming back with a better twist. Who knows what we can achieve when we really sit down and study the past flaws in order to make future successes.