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12 days of Christmas ideas. Simple and inexpensive.

Mud Pie Studio: 12 Days of Teacher Appreciation Gifts

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Whoa

Physician Eugene Lazowski discovered injecting healthy patients with dead bacteria could cause them to test positive for epidemic typhus without experiencing any symptoms. He & a friend worked secretly to inject thousands of Poles, deliberately creating the appearance of an epidemic. Fearful of contagious illness, Nazis quarantined the villages rather than sending them to concentration camps.

The “Polish Schindler” – Futility Closet

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The Monuments Men, the group of Allied men and women who recovered stolen artwork from the Nazis in Europe during the Second World War. The group was composed of artists, curators, archivist, soldiers, men and women from over 13 nations.

Once Upon a Time in War

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20 Celebrities And Their Historical Doppelgangers

20 Celebrities And Their Historical Doppelgangers - 9GAG

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Deadliest School Shooting in U.S. History. Looks like it's at wounded knee, not a school. I still haven't researched it...

The 6000 year old kiss found in Hasanlu, Iran.

History is amusing.

An overview of the Greek gods of myth, the main players, from Apollo to Zeus, what they do, and how they all fit together. infografía

Hail Caesar!

Rare Photos Of Legendary People

Mind Blown

Here's a great recipe and some important tips about how to bake pumpkin seeds. Freshly roasted pumpkin seeds are healthy and delicious!

September 11 2001. It is not that I like the picture or what had happened on that day, 911. I don't ever want to forget! We are and forever will be at war with those who would destroy.....Freedom.

Freebie: Rules for Teachers circa 1872 and 1915. Framed, this would make a great gift!

If you teach the Civil War, you'll want to pin this excellent video!

Bugs & Kisses ~ what a cute Halloween gift!

Remember this lady?

Queen Elizabeth II in a man's world...RESPECT!

schoolgirls in gas masks. WWII.

Jersey Shore: 1905

Irena Sendler got permission to work in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in her sack. She also trained her dog to bark when the Nazi soldiers were near, which muffled the sounds of the crying children. She helped save more than 2,500 children & was eventually caught & tortured. Sendler was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize but was not selected. Al Gore won for his presentation on global warming.

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November 4, 1960. Little Ruby listened carefully to the advice. Soon, four United States federal court marshals, or officers, arrived at the Bridges family home in New Orleans, La., to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. A screaming mob was waiting. People stood near the building shouting. Ruby held her head high. With the marshals surrounding her, the 6-year-old walked into the school and into history

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November 4, 1960. Little Ruby listened carefully to the advice. Soon, four United States federal court marshals, or officers, arrived at the Bridges family home in New Orleans, La., to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. A screaming mob was waiting. People stood near the building shouting. Ruby held her head high. With the marshals surrounding her, the 6-year-old walked into the school and into history