Dollar Bill Back

What do the symbols on back of the U.S. dollar bill mean?

Pull out a dollar bill or use this image for reference as you read through this post. The pyramid and the eagle on the back...
Argentinian Station

How many people live in Antarctica?

For the most part, there are two types of people that reside in Antartica, those working in research stations and tourists. It has no...

Why is the word Colonel pronounced like it has an “r” in it?

Here in the U.S, "Colonel" is pronounced like "kernel." Why is it spelled so differently you ask? In the 1500's, English borrowed a handful...
Golden Gate Bridge

How did the Golden Gate Bridge get its name?

The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge connecting the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula to northern Marin County, carrying both U.S. Route 101 and California State Route 1. It opened in...
US capitol

What is a filibuster?

A filibuster is a delay tactic used by a United States senator to block a bill, amendment or other measure being considered by preventing...

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