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ELMONT, NY - JUNE 07: Tonalist #11 (L), ridden by Joel Rosario, races to the finish line enroute to winning the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
ELMONT, NY - JUNE 07: Tonalist #11 (L), ridden by Joel Rosario, races to the finish line enroute to winning the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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The Triple Crown

I’m not a big horseracing fan. But every now and then there is a chance for us to witness history. The 1960 and 1980 Olympic Hockey wins comes to mind.

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(Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
(Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
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Memorial Day 2014

Amazing, as it might seem, no one seems to know when the first national Memorial Day occurred.

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 13:  (L to R) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speak to reporters about meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama over the deficit debate at the U.S. Capitol on April 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to make a major budget address this afternoon.   (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 13: (L to R) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speak to reporters about meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama over the deficit debate at the U.S. Capitol on April 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to make a major budget address this afternoon. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)
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Does Congress Deserve A Raise?

Congressional leaders make $174,000 annually. About 3-4 times what the average American receives for his or her daily labors.

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SAN LORENZO, CA - FEBRUARY 20: A Wal-Mart truck sits outside of a Wal-Mart store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. Wal-Mart reporterd a 21 percent decline in fourth quarter earnings with profits of $4.4 billion or $1.36 a share compared to $5.6 billion, or $1.67 per share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
SAN LORENZO, CA - FEBRUARY 20: A Wal-Mart truck sits outside of a Wal-Mart store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. Wal-Mart reporterd a 21 percent decline in fourth quarter earnings with profits of $4.4 billion or $1.36 a share compared to $5.6 billion, or $1.67 per share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Is Free Market Competition A Good Thing?

Our founding fathers knew that innovation came from the freedom to pursue dreams and ideas in a competitive environment.

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1962:  American spyplane pilot, Gary Powers.  (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)
1962: American spyplane pilot, Gary Powers. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)
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Gary Powers and The U-2 Flight

On May 1, 1960 Francis Gary Powers, piloting a U-2 reconnaissance plane was shot down near the town of Sverdlovsk, U.S.S.R. and he was captured.

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KANSAS CITY, KS - APRIL 19: Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #17 Zest Ford, team owner Jack Roush, Greg Biffle, driver of the #16 ACE Brand Ford, and Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Aflac Ford, hold a banner in support of the Boston Marathon attack victims during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 400 at Kansas Speedway on April 19, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, KS - APRIL 19: Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #17 Zest Ford, team owner Jack Roush, Greg Biffle, driver of the #16 ACE Brand Ford, and Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Aflac Ford, hold a banner in support of the Boston Marathon attack victims during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 400 at Kansas Speedway on April 19, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
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Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later

The first bomb was placed in front of Marathon Sports located at 671-673 Boylston Street. It exploded at 2:49:43.

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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 17: Snow falls in front of the Lincoln Memorial, on March 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington area was hit with a over night snow storm leaving 5 to 7 inches of snow in some areas. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 17: Snow falls in front of the Lincoln Memorial, on March 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington area was hit with a over night snow storm leaving 5 to 7 inches of snow in some areas. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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The Assassination of Lincoln

John Wilkes Booth concocted a plot to kidnap President Abraham Lincoln and transport him to the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia.

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American politicians (left to right) Senator Howard Baker of Tennesse, Senator Sam Irvin of North Carolina, Majority Council Sam Dash, Senator Herman E Talmadge of Georgia and Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii listening to the testimony of James McCord, one of the Watergate burglers, during the Watergate hearings.   (Photo by Gene Forte/Getty Images)
American politicians (left to right) Senator Howard Baker of Tennesse, Senator Sam Irvin of North Carolina, Majority Council Sam Dash, Senator Herman E Talmadge of Georgia and Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii listening to the testimony of James McCord, one of the Watergate burglers, during the Watergate hearings. (Photo by Gene Forte/Getty Images)
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Are Some People Above The Law?

The wealthy and influential have managed to skirt the law and, in the eyes of many, go unpunished. Is there truly a double standard in our justice system?

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15th November 1953: Former American President Harry S Truman (1884 - 1972) at a press conference after refusing to appear before the Un-American Activities Committee to answer questions about the promotion of Harry Dexter White who had been the subject of an FBI report claiming he was a Russian spy. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
15th November 1953: Former American President Harry S Truman (1884 - 1972) at a press conference after refusing to appear before the Un-American Activities Committee to answer questions about the promotion of Harry Dexter White who had been the subject of an FBI report claiming he was a Russian spy. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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Do We Need A “Marshall Plan” for America?

If you talk to congress they consider foreign aid an investment. Taxpayers are not so sure.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 05:  Pedestrians walk by a CVS store on November 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  CVS Caremark reported a 25 percent surge in third-quarter earnings with profits of $1.25 billion, or $1.02 per share, compared to $1.01 billion, or 79 cents a share one year ago.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Pedestrians walk by a CVS store on November 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California. CVS Caremark reported a 25 percent surge in third-quarter earnings with profits of $1.25 billion, or $1.02 per share, compared to $1.01 billion, or 79 cents a share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Smoking May Be Hazardous To Your Health

Is it time for major retailers to call it quits when it comes to cigarette sales? Will that create a flourishing black market? What's your opinion?

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