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Dr. Buzz Aldrin celebrates Moon landing of 1969 at White House

President Trump presents Aldrin with pen reinstating National Space Council Aldrin to Vice President Trump: ‘To Infinity and Beyond’ It’s been 48 years ago this…


Amazing Moon facts most earthlings don’t know 48 years after first arrival

Only 20 seconds of fuel left before touchdown The Moon is bigger than Pluto Forty-eight years ago, on July 16th, 1969, the Apollo 11 spacecraft…


Popular slang, codes and phrases through the decades

Over 100 commonly used codes, acronyms and popular slang Most of us know that ASAP means “As Soon As Possible,” or “TGIF is Thank God It’s…


The most shocking live TV moments in history

From a 22-year-old Elvis Presley to men walking on the Moon to the horrors of September 11, 2001, here are some of the most shocking…


True and mysterious story of the first real Marlboro Man

Marlboro cigarettes were designed for women The first true Marlboro Man died mysteriously in 1973, found drowned with his horse in a ranch pond In…


Ten things most Elvis Presley fans don’t know about Memphis Mafia member Sonny West

Sonny West worked for Elvis from 1960 through 1976. Meeting the Beatles, Lisa Marie’s husbands and Sonny’s troubled son included in list. The death on…



Frightening true story behind the headless statue near the San Antonio Zoo

Without anesthetic, Dr. Urrutia cut his tongue out as a message to everyone… Smuggled two rail cars filled with gold and currency from Mexico to San…


American newspapers circulation down to lowest levels in 77 years

The last time daily newspaper circulation in America was as low as it is now was before World War II. A tremendous shift in all-digital…


The Chilling Horror Behind the Door of Gunter Hotel Room 636

“He butchered someone in that room, but who?” In 1975, an envelope addressed and mailed to the Gunter Hotel in San Antonio, Texas contained a…


First overseas trip of President Trump and First Lady highlighted in photos

President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump embarked on their first trip overseas as President this month with five stops in four countries….


The miracle of an emergency prayer during September 11, 2001

Stanley Praimnath woke up early on Tuesday, September 11, 2001. He showered, prayed and went to work. “For some particular reason, I gave the Lord…