How Exactly Did Ronald Reagan, An Actor, Get Elected President?

Photo: Flickr/ Global X

For many Americans, the 2016 presidential election came as a shock, but it wasn’t the first time someone with roots in Hollywood had captured the trust of the American people. Ronald Reagan, an ex-actor, become the 40th President of the United States many moons ago, but how exactly did he do it? Oddly enough, it… Continue reading How Exactly Did Ronald Reagan, An Actor, Get Elected President?

A Bomb Once Went Off Under the World Trade Center in 1993

Photo: Wikipedia

On February 26th, 1993 The World Trade Center in New York City experienced a terrorist attack that killed six people, and injured over 1,000, as a truck bomb left a 200 by 100-foot crater in the parking lot. The 1200 lb. bomb was intended to explode under the north tower, which would cause that tower… Continue reading A Bomb Once Went Off Under the World Trade Center in 1993

Hurricane Andrew Tore Through Florida in The Summer of ’92

Photo: NOAA Photo Library

Before Hurricane Irma, there was Andrew; At one point, it was the most destructive hurricane to ever hit the state of Florida—changing the way emergency responders handle natural disasters, and the way people deal with hurricane warnings, forever. Andrew hit Florida, the Bahamas, and Louisiana in the summer of 1992, causing such intense damage that… Continue reading Hurricane Andrew Tore Through Florida in The Summer of ’92

What Really Happened Between Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky?

Photo: Instagram/ hojenopassadoo

The year was 1998 and the media had just broken news of the biggest political sex scandal to hit the white house since Marilyn Monroe and JFK: Monica Lewinsky and Bill Clinton’s extra-marital affair. In 1995, Monica Lewinsky, an intern in her early twenties, met Bill Clinton, the President of the United States. The two… Continue reading What Really Happened Between Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky?