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A father walks his daughter to the wedding alter.

10 wedding traditions with dark and twisted origins

Would you carry a bouquet made of garlic? In medieval times, you wouldn't have a choice. Here are 10 wedding traditions with surprising origins.

18 books US presidents have written about their time in office

US presidents have had a substantial impact on the world that we live in. They've been placed at the helm of some of the most significant decisions humans have made in their history. These books give us a rare glimpse into the inner workings of their administrations and thought processes.
Pantsuits were a popular trend for working women in the 1970s.

How the way we dress for work has changed over the last 100 years

Pantsuits dominated the '70s, and the '90s spawned the "business casual" look. Here's the complete evolution of workplace fashion.

Cigars, painting, and crosswords: the surprising hobbies of 17 presidents

The lesser-known habits among past American presidents range from athletic to creative, and even to the delicious.
Decorated classroom doors.

Teachers around the country are decking out their doors for Black History Month, and the results are stunning

These paper and fabric designs are vibrant and larger-than-life, depicting faces of famous black figures throughout history.
A Boy Scout and a Girl Scout drinking their respective drinks at the soda fountain.

15 vintage photos of Boy Scouts throughout their 111-year history

The Boy Scouts has become as synonymous with America as apple pie and the Fourth of July — but how did it start? And how has it changed today?
The Boy Scouts hasn't always been so welcoming.

8 ways the Boy Scouts has evolved over the years

The Boy Scouts hasn't always welcomed everyone. It took 111 years to welcome black people, girls, transgender boys, and homosexuals into its ranks.
The Neuschwanstein Castle inspired Walt Disney.

Take a look inside the German castle that inspired Disneyland’s Sleeping Beauty Castle

A ruler known as the "fairytale king" built the castle in 1869. Years later, Walt Disney brought that fairy tale to life at Disneyland.
Marie Antoinette was the queen of France just before the French Revolution.

The 10 greatest scandals caused by queens throughout history

These royals were not afraid to get their hands dirty in order to gain — or keep — power. Here are the 10 greatest scandals caused by queens.
Postal workers on scooters in the 1910s.

30 vintage photos of postal workers from back in the day

The US Postal Service dates back to 1775. Here are 30 vintage photos of postal workers on the job.