The Case Against The Shirley Temple (The Drink)

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A Brief History Of Spousal Speeches At Political Conventions

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Is This Really The Nastiest Election Season? Or Just Politics As Usual?

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'Make America First Again' Theme Echoes Pre-World War II U.S.

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The Last Time Cleveland Hosted The GOP Convention

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Cokie Roberts, Sam Donaldson On Conventions: We Witnessed History

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Lebanese chefs celebrate in Beirut after setting a new Guinness record for what was then the biggest tub of hummus in the world — weighing over 2 tons — in October 2009. The world record effort was part of Lebanon's bid to claim hummus as its own. Ramzi Haidar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Give Chickpeas A Chance: Why Hummus Unites, And Divides, The Mideast

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In The Turmoil Expected At The Conventions, Some Hear Echoes Of 1968

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Scholars Argue Prosecutions Against Muslim Liberals Don't Follow Islamic Teachings

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How Is Turbulent Climate That Rocked '68 Democratic Convention Different From Today's?

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Yale Dishwasher Broke Window Depicting Slaves: 'No One Has To Be Exposed To That Anymore'

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Despite The Headlines, Steven Pinker Says The World Is Becoming Less Violent

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Elie Wiesel speaks at Vermont's Middlebury College in 2002. The Holocaust survivor, Nobel laureate and author died July 2 at the age of 87. Jordan Silverman/Getty Images hide caption

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Archaeological Dig May Counter Bible's Version Of The Philistines

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This undated artist' sketch shows the skyjacker known as D.B. Cooper from recollections of the passengers and crew of a Northwest Airlines jet he hijacked between Portland and Seattle on Thanksgiving eve in 1971. AP hide caption

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Rich Harlan prepares Coney hot dogs at his restaurant, Red Hots Coney Island, in Detroit. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Coney: The Hot Dog That Fueled Detroit's Middle-Class Dreams

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A team of archaeologists work at the excavation site in the coastal Israeli city of Ashkelon on June 28. Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Hamilton' Reminds Us Of Our Country's Promise

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