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Phobophobia is a fear of developing a phobia. *** The first ice cube tray was patented in 1932. The stainless steel tray flexed sideways to eject the ice cubes. It cost 50 cents. *** The oldest shoe in existence is the sandal. Sandals made of woven papyrus were discovered in an Egyptian tomb fro...
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This day in history
In 1802, the United States Military Academy officially opened at West Point, New York. In 1815, the cornerstone was laid for a monument in Baltimore honoring George Washington (the monument was completed in 1829). In 1831, the fifth president of the United States, James Monroe, died in New York Ci...
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Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
How will you be spending the Fourth of July?

Out and about at public gatherings
At home with friends and family
Out of town
At someone else's house
Hiding in my house

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
  
 
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