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I Study Appalachia History

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    Skeletons In the Closet - I have been told that we { my family} are related to both the Hatfields and the McCoys.
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 27, 2009

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    Coal's Toll - Friends I've met not yet- greetings from the deep woods of Green Lake, Maine! I got to this way-cool little cybersite by looking for folks that have done, or wish to...
    mayalisa mayalisa 41-45, F Feb 28, 2009

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    Appalachian Trail - It's no secret that I was shipped hither and yon during my teens. But over the course of a few years, here and there, I was able to 'hike' the entire trail From...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 1 Response May 29, 2009

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    The Lost Tribe - I have never called any other place home other than these hills of eastern Kentucky. However, my family has not always been here, as they came from different...
    PrecariousMe PrecariousMe 31-35, F Nov 25, 2011

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    Lol, who dosent hate studying
    pappa94 pappa94 18-21, M 14 hrs ago

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    I'm slowly but surely edging my way towards insanity. I had an exam today that was cumulative. Terrible. Why do profs do this? It's like they want me to loose my mind. I studied...
    danii92 danii92 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    Actually, having grown up in Pennsylvania, I spent a fair amount of my youth doing just that. I hiked a pretty fair portion of the Appalachian Trial. I miss it. I miss the forests...
    HumanKnownAsVictor HumanKnownAsVictor 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    I like studying the great civilizations of the world
    13robert13 13robert13 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 5

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

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    It's true that studying can be a very painful process or it can glide smoothly. It all depends on your interest, motivation and the approach you take at studying. Despite its...
    Katami Katami 16-17, F Mar 24

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    well, I find it very very hard to study, like I mean really study.... its a few days before my big exams, and nothing is working, what are some things you all tell yourselves for...
    glamgirl8 glamgirl8 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I love watching history so I watch the History Channel and other stations too to gain incite of what happened in our earlier days. I especially enjoy learning about the Kennedy...
    momatfloridabeach momatfloridabeach 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    Agh, It's true that I love studying and such, but I'm tired, I'm worn out! I feel like I'd just spend the rest of my days sleeping or whatever.. today they gave us results of the...
    00Wieme00 00Wieme00 16-17, F Mar 18

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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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    its been 4 years since i stopped studying, I can see my batchmates graduating and i envy them, how i wish I could study again. I know It'll be harder for me to do it coz' i have a...
    dane10092013 dane10092013 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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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 2 days ago

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    The director of the agency I work in gave a party for the staff at his place some time ago, to celebrate his birthday and the only instruction for it was that we should go...
    SweetNancy SweetNancy 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    I'm obsessed with antiques and older homes. I love to hear the history behind things.
    hopefull2014 hopefull2014 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 24

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    It's the best. Wish I interested history back in school like I am today. AND Vikings, come on, the best.
    lowermrdeeds lowermrdeeds 46-50, M Mar 25

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    Stretching from 500BC-Now. I specialize in military history and antiques, owning a few boxes full myself. The wars I know about the most is any between 1913-2014
    louisrcac louisrcac 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    March 25, 1911 In one of the darkest moments of America's industrial history, the Triangle Shirtwaist Company factory in New York City burns down, killing 145 workers, on this day...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 25

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    March 28, 1979 At 4 a.m. on March 28, 1979, the worst accident in the history of the U.S. nuclear power industry begins when a pressure valve in the Unit-2 reactor at Three Mile...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 28

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    I like history, but I love current affairs. Everything that's going on in the news today is a power struggle between the US, Russia, and China.
    tbrady12 tbrady12 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    Yesss!! But the most surprising thing I found out was, while I was at school, I mentioned the show "Ancient Aliens" and one of my classmates looked at me and said "You watch that...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M a week ago

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    I love reading about history, but there is one certain topic that I can't get my head around... The Romans. At the moment, I'm reading as much as I possibly can, in the hope that...
    Ryanholmes20375 Ryanholmes20375 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Lack of sleep can also affect this! I can never just sit down and study! It's so badd -.-
    baharn baharn 16-17, F Mar 17

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    I should be studying for my bio test tomorrow, but I just can't get my mind to concentrate!!! I hate it when that happens!!😖 Anyways, life is finally going on the right track...
    endlesslyyyforever endlesslyyyforever 18-21, F Mar 18

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    This is my most recent bible study, a fruit of my quiet devotion on Psalm 119. I spend a week or so with each Verse and when I have understood a bit I write down my thoughts. So...
    Dreammmer Dreammmer 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I need the people who teach me how to be a success in study English ???
    Chinkimtong Chinkimtong 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I am currently studying for my GED, and it is hard, but I am trying the best way I know how. I am not giving up!
    Sugarfoot27 Sugarfoot27 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I want to study abroad in Italy. I am 1/4 Italian and I am proud of that. I love Italy!!
    staystrong72700 staystrong72700 13-15, F Apr 3

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    I need to study for 2 tests tomorrow but I feel burnt out/sad so I'm not >.<
    thewindowshopper thewindowshopper 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I neeed to study but i'm so tired! It's almost 10 pm over here, the test is tomorrow, and I can't keep my eyes open.
    isabel6 isabel6 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    April 15, 1947 On this day in 1947, Jackie Robinson, age 28, becomes the first African-American player in Major League baseball when he steps onto Ebbets Field in Brooklyn to...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 9 hrs ago

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    March 15, 1965 On this day in 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson addressed a joint session of Congress to urge the passage of legislation guaranteeing voting rights for all...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 15

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    Just finished perfecting my first two paragraphs for my argumentative essay. I'm really tired but I just need to get on Dean's list this semester. Last semester was a tragedy for...
    beautiifulsoul22 beautiifulsoul22 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    Fashion designerrrrrr yooo
    miracle98 miracle98 18-21, F Mar 16

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    I was told my voice was perfect for classical music and I also studied it for a time and I can still sing the way I was taught... ****** of my choral director to no end
    SurpriseMeToday SurpriseMeToday 18-21, F Mar 16

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    To my lovers and the men that have shared my bed. To the first of many, I wish you all that life brings. We were living a dream; while kept apart. My thirteen year old skin knew...
    zyx262524 zyx262524 18-21, F Mar 17

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    March 17, 461 On this day in 461 A.D., Saint Patrick, Christian missionary, bishop and apostle of Ireland, dies at Saul, Downpatrick, Ireland.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 17

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    March 19, 1953 On this night in 1953, for the first time, audiences are able to sit in their living rooms and watch as the movie world's most prestigious honors, the Academy...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    Well my pastor talk about the man of God in your life. When he said that I was thinking I guess in my flesh because I said I don't have one being two divorce and not looking. But...
    DarcyNolastname DarcyNolastname 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I did med school for five years in india. But then again, all my siblings had their tertiary educations overseas too. And im actually the one who studied nearest to our beloved...
    bellabong bellabong 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    March 20, 1982 With her smoldering looks and guitar hooks, Joan Jett had rock-star charisma to rival any man's. Jett burst onto the scene as a solo artist with "I Love Rock 'n...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 20

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    March 21, 1980 On this day in 1980, J.R. Ewing, the character millions love to hate on television's popular prime-time drama Dallas, is shot by an unknown assailant. The shooting...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Mar 21

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    Now I walk on the street, some former classmates didnt recognize me, especially in primary school and junior senior high school classmates, every time I talk to greet them, they...
    lidaslimmingcapsule lidaslimmingcapsule 18-21, F Mar 21

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    Tons of book work, but the knowledge you gain is incredible.
    BioFem17 BioFem17 18-21, F Mar 22

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    What kind of mushroom is this?
    Yerbamate Yerbamate 26-30, M Mar 22