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"I believe in the idea of amnesty for those who have put down roots and lived here, even though sometime back they may have entered illegally," Ronald Reagan said in 1984. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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A Reagan Legacy: Amnesty For Illegal Immigrants

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The Revolutionary War confrontation that was supposed to have taken place on Bunker Hill actually occurred on nearby Breed's Hill, as shown in this illustration of a 1775 painting by John Trumbull. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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The Fourth Of July And Other Myths Of Independence

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Zimmerman and Garland on their wedding day in September 2009. Courtesy of Under Grace Photo hide caption

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Kids First, Marriage Later — If Ever

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