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How Mini-Golf Played A Big Role In Desegregating Public Rec Spaces

Washington, D.C., is home to one of the oldest continuously running mini-golf courses in the U.S. The sport became popular in the early 1900s, when there were more than 25,000 courses nationwide.

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A Longtime Israeli-Palestinian Friendship Falls Apart

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With The Rise Of Legal Weed, Drug Education Moves From 'Don't' to 'Delay'

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It's Happening Again Agnes Obel
Send Off Explosions in the Sky & David Wingo

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POLL: Genealogical Curiosity Is A Top Reason For DNA Tests; Privacy A Concern

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Sandusky Uncle Tulepo
Kiwi Maddog 20/20 Elliott Smith
Aquarium Nosaj Thing

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How Mini-Golf Played A Big Role In Desegregating Public Rec Spaces

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