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Kitty Fisher:
The First Woman Famous
For Being Famous.

When it comes to the Kardashians, or Paris Hilton, or anyone else who is 'famous for being famous,' I sigh, roll my eyes, and wonder how humanity could've fallen in love with such vapid people who don't contribute to society.  'When did we start valuing such uselessness?'  I ask myself as I start sounding like a member of the   Read More. . .

Tags : History GreatBritain HighSociety Paparazzi

The DariƩn Scheme:
The Scottish Plan To
Colonize Panama

The Scots are a proud people, and before the Acts of Union in 1707, they were a proud nation.  The last half of the 17th Century was rough on them, however.  After a series of civil wars and several years of famine devastated the population, things were looking pretty bleak.  The Scots felt that they needed something with some   Read More. . .

Tags : History Scotland Colonization Spain GreatBritain

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