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3 Historians Who Changed the World

By Francesca Leaf Over the centuries, civilizations have endeavored to preserve a record of their existence for future generations. This effort has taken the form of compiling chronologies, building monuments, and creating art. The ancient Greeks took it a step further. They invented an entirely new literary genre, solely dedicated to recounting important events in

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Five Reasons Why Socrates Was A Terrible Husband

By. Van Bryan Socrates is often credited with the quote, “By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you will be happy. If you get a bad one, you will be a philosopher.” And we all (mostly men) get a good chuckle out of that. As a consequence of Socrates’ attitude towards his

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