10 Most Iconic Items from U.S. Presidents

While much has been written about past presidents' political decisions or sometimes scandalous behavior, not much has been written about the iconic items that represent them in pastime or practical function. These ten items give a little fascinating personal insight into each politician.

Ohio Fun Facts That You Want to Know: Part Two

…it’s a whole building and lots of people, hundreds actually, work in it. So far 7 presidents have come from Ohio, now dubbed the “Mother of Modern Presidents. The presidents are Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James Garfield, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, William H. Taft, and Warren G. Harding….

7 Craziest Conspiracy Theories

…claims, based on his exploration of genealogical connections to European royalty, that many presidents of the United States have been and are reptilian humanoids. In his view, United States foreign policy after September 11 is the product of a reptilian conspiracy to enslave humanity, with George W. Bush as a…

Weirdest Presidential Memorabilia You Can Buy

…of hair from George and Martha Washington, tastefully displayed in pendants (ew.). Signed Baseballs Photo by Library of Congress on Unsplash Presidents signing baseballs doesn’t make a lot of sense, except it’s an all-American sport, and they’re in charge of America. They’ve been a popular collector’s item since the 80s,…

Ohio Fun Facts That You Want to Know: Part One

…is in Williamsfield, Ohio. This museum claims there were at least eight presidents before Washington, and is the only museum to recognize these pre-Washington leaders. And it may be a matter of semantics but there were other presidents, just not president of the United States. What’s more American than popcorn…

10 Most Fascinating Castles and Palaces

…according to Guinness Book of Records, the biggest ancient castle, Prague Castle is about 570 meters in length and an average of 130 meters wide. The Czech Crown Jewels are kept here, and it was the place where the Czech kings, Holy Roman Emperors and presidents of Czechoslovakia and the…

15 of the World’s Greatest Living Rocks

…Mount Rushmore is located within the United States Presidential Memorial that represents the first 150 years of the history of the United States of America with 60-foot (18 m) sculptures of the heads of former United States presidents (left to right): George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln….

World’s Most Amazing Islands

…name “Maldive Islands”), and in 1968 the Sultanate was replaced by a Republic. However, in thirty-eight years, the Maldives have seen only two Presidents, though political restrictions have loosened somewhat recently. The Maldives is the smallest Asian country in terms of population. It is also the smallest predominantly Muslim nation…

15 Failed Predictions about the Future

…Bush’s acceptance address, written by speechwriter Peggy Noonan, for his party’s nomination at the 1988 Republican National Convention. It was a strong, decisive, bold statement, and you don’t need a history degree to see where this is going. As presidents sometimes must, Bush raised taxes. His words were used against…