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I Am a History Nut

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    Timeline Of Compulsive Research Born Of Love And Curiosity. - • When I was a kid I was obsessed first with dinosaurs, I wanted to be a paleontologist until I was about 8- then it...
    Kasekosmos Kasekosmos 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2013

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    Have We Changed? - Are we much different from the time of Louis? We still have the poor and hungry and sick We got rid of slavery. Sex is still a big motivator We still kill We...
    anthony2001 anthony2001 61-65, M 6 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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    Always Have Been . - Even as a child, I've always loved the history [story] behind something. Back then to satisfy my curiosity, I went to the library. Although I still go to...
    libertybalanced libertybalanced 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2013

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    History...let's not repeat it - The stories of the lives of the people who make up our country from its original peoples to the settlers who came here looking for a better life...
    ember1471 ember1471 36-40, F Oct 12, 2011

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    Ancient History - I am working on ancient Biblical history.I am even going so far as learing ancient Hebrew and Aramaic a little at a time.I love history in general though.Im Irish...
    irishknight1973 irishknight1973 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 27, 2012

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    I Am a Big Fan of History.&... - I am a big fan of history.  I think that the favorite article that I read was where dog tags orginated (they started during the civil war...
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2008

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    Mao Zedong Humour - I can't be the only person who laughed hysterically. .___.
    Toukos Toukos 18-21 5 Responses Mar 18, 2013

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    This Is So Me -    I have always been a History nut. I love it so much. I have always loved History. That I have become a nut about it. I read so many history books. I...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Oct 13, 2010

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    Losing Myself In the Past - History is what made me the person I am today. When I was in kindergarten, Titanic with Leo DiCaprio came out and though I was only seven, I was hooked...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F Mar 3, 2008

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    Civil War Sites - We live 45 minutes from two civil war battle sites. They do reenactments and we decided to take our grandson. He and I walked around thru the camp and saw how...
    marriedup marriedup 56-60, M 3 Responses Jan 2, 2013

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    I Find History To Be Very Intruiging - So today in my Language Art's class we were writing this essay for The Crubicle basically the essay was about how an author could base a...
    uhgstupid uhgstupid 16-17, F Jan 13, 2011

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    History and Nuts. Hmmm? - Yeah...I guess I'm a history nut. I have always been interested in history and world cultures and anthropology. Where we come from most often indicates...
    Tzech Tzech 46-50, F 1 Response May 1, 2008

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    I Love History - especially the stories of the people behind the scenes
    David938 David938 56-60, M Jun 13, 2012

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    History - is it written or real ... please look it for a sec. we all know the powers that be have lied ... that is agreed right .. so how how of a lie are you willing to live...
    burwi333 burwi333 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 22, 2010

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    I Love Doing History Lession - but my thing is reading and writting     but mose of my time is putting god frist who thje head of the house .
    susiehouston susiehouston 56-60, F Jun 7, 2011

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    History Is Crap - I Love History. I recognize that from the very beginning of consciousness I have been using history(in the form of memories) to form my impression of the present...
    1blujay 1blujay 46-50, M 3 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    Guano War, Really -    In the late 1800's, there was a piece of land that was a heavily covered guano (bird dung).  This guano was rich in nitrates which are used in munitions...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M Jun 24, 2012

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    You Know Your A History Nut If... - You know that the Turkish warship Yavuz which was scrapped in 1971 was SMS Goeben a German Battlecruiser from World War I which steamed past the...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 7, 2012

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    A Student Of History For Life - - I have loved history ( and the antiques that help tell its stories) from the time I can remember. I have done fairly extensive research on the...
    wildjack61 wildjack61 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 7, 2012

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    Fort Sumter - We visited Charleston this summer. It is a beautiful city and has a lot of things to see and do . While we were there I wanted my grandson to see Fort Sumter. So we...
    marriedup marriedup 56-60, M Jul 18, 2013

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    A Tale of Two Cities.... - As a serious student of science and history it was natural for me to get involved in researching the history of the town(s) I live in and to become a...
    xerxes211 xerxes211 56-60, M Jul 27, 2008

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    The Civil War - I am most interested in The Civil War.I have read about everything on the shelf but find soldier's diaries fascinating.These soldiers were really funny during times...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 13 Responses Apr 19, 2008

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    Hitler Minus God...turned Into The One Of The Most Horrible Things In History... - My story really is based on facts...they have been written down by others...all Truths I am...
    DeGracia DeGracia 51-55, F 8 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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    John Locke'S Principles. (Work In Progress) - Human beings have a right to life. They should be able to live their life the way they wish so long as it does not interfere with the...
    Toukos Toukos 18-21 1 Response Mar 17, 2013

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    Without History We Have No Future! - History is cool and i don't care what anyone says! Agreed?? Yes many a high school history teacher has destroyed that love for so many people...
    Georgigirl Georgigirl 26-30 3 Responses Feb 11, 2008

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    Mystery,history. - History is like a word that is generated from two words;his story.It's like,people tell their stories to their offsprings and the stories are gonna be passed on...
    urbanmellow urbanmellow 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    I Agree With Wiseol - Over many years running all over most of this country, I have made a point to make my rout include every civile war site I can. I always visit the visitor...
    muskratjo muskratjo 70+, M 2 Responses Jun 11, 2012

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    If It's Pirate History..... - Every one in awhile I sail out from my secret base inTortuga. to see how the landlubbers live.
    Captainarrow Captainarrow 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 7, 2011

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    To Fancy I Was There - As morbid as that sounds I cant help it.  Could you ever put yourself in that position?  To imagine you were on the Titanic as it was sinking, to...
    jesyka jesyka 31-35, F 5 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    History..... - from finding fossils, reading books , walking in the footsteps of predecessors ,  listening to the stories from my father or his companions in the Ex...
    salar1 salar1 51-55, M Jun 14, 2010

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    I know that the picture on this experience is the Waving Girl Statue and is in Savannah, GA at the mouth of the Savannah River on River Street! My hometown..
    0LipsLikeSugar0 0LipsLikeSugar0 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    I revet the way the teaching ofHistory has been reduced at Schools.We need to know our history. We can learn a lot from the past and we cannot know where we are going unless we...
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Hung Up On The 16th President - I've loved history since I was a boy. In these last few years I've turned to American history, and the figure that interests me the most is Abraham...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 11, 2012

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    History Nutty to the Core! - I am a history nut.  If you buy me a book - make it a historical novel.  Take me on a rendezvous - make it a historic site.  Some of my...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 17 Responses Apr 27, 2008

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    Im A History Nut - I'm a history but when it comes to the civil war, ww1 and the Confederate army and stuff. I'm for the south
    Bicarter Bicarter 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 21, 2013

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    Fort St Jean Baptiste - Fort St Jean Baptiste is in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Founded in 1714 it is the oldest continuous settlement in the Louisiana Purchase. It sits on the banks...
    marriedup marriedup 56-60, M Jun 27, 2013

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    I'm A History Nut But I Like History More Surrounded By A Story. - I love history especially Biblical history, Medieval history, the Renaissance, and the Early years of the United...
    justasiam justasiam 51-55, F Jul 5, 2012

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    It must be because I like stories. I don't know how many times have I been fooled by historians, with their mixed up writings, obvious favouritism and hatred towards other...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Hi everyone, my name is Nomika and I.. have a nut addiction. Here are some nutty confessions: Pecans are my favourite. I'll eat them plain, especially when paired with dried...
    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    I love American history, but they put me in world history and wonder why I fail... AMERICAN HISTORY INTERESTS ME. Not world history. During my dumb student led conference today my...
    musicallife998 musicallife998 13-15, F Apr 3

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    I love history. I am a teacher and I teach World History, American History, Civics and Economics, and Sociology. I live and breathe history. I think people think I am weird when I...
    adelaider adelaider 26-30, F Apr 4

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    As I was watching a movie about the German Nazi era, a kid about 12 years old was asking his parents why the Nazi hated so much the girl ( who was helping some Jewish families...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 30

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    cefood10 cefood10 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I am a South African, history has taught me so much about my country and the world. I want to get more knowledge especially about my country and then the world. History is vital...
    Wayini1 Wayini1 31-35 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I absolutely love history, particularly political history and the history of monarchy. The wars I find intresting.
    TheDarkOak TheDarkOak 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I am really into history. We must take American history in my grade. Currently, we just finished the civil rights movement. It made me so sad and so sick to think that that stuff...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was hanging out with my best male friend me and him tend to do gay things even when he isn't, he is bisexual and I'm gay. One day we were hanging out at my house and i was...
    Azuro123 Azuro123 22-25 Mar 18

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    I love Nutella so much I can't help but doing this . But the Nutella on wax paper and into rectangles. I even made my own wrappers out of aluminum foil plastic and scissors. I...
    thewalkingdead101 thewalkingdead101 18-21, F Apr 9

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    The thing we learn from history is we don't learn from history
    Freddie61 Freddie61 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    American history is what interest me so many things have happened over the years .. I don't really care for world history .. I live in California why would I wanna know how china...
    alizex7x alizex7x 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Nutella is true love for me.
    MrAti MrAti 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 18