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It’s All About PEOPLE

  Hi everyone! Well another cold, wet fall day.  Kids are sick, so thought I would post up to the blog this am.  In particular, I wanted to talk about PEOPLE.  You know, the magazine?    (1)  While many historians might dismiss the value of the magazine, from a everyday historical perspective we can gain … Continue reading »

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Tilt! Pinball, Fonzie and the Windy City…

(1) I was reading the NYTimes this morning and ran across a great article on Pinball. Although not as popular in the age of Xboxes, Wii’s, and PlayStations, pinball is a modern survivor and remains extremely popular when it can be found! With a history dating back to at least medieval times, pinball really “took” … Continue reading »

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