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Note to self: "Make sure you know what you are asking before you ask."

BA in History and Political Science; BS in Computer Science; JD


May
15
revised What is the etymology of Haiti's name?
edited tags, american-civil-war was not related
May
15
revised Why did China shut itself out of the world in the 15th century?
edited tags
May
14
answered What is the etymology of Haiti's name?
May
14
awarded  Civic Duty
May
14
revised What is the etymology of Haiti's name?
edited tags
May
14
asked What were the first “Big Banks” in the United States?
May
14
revised Is there a factual basis for the character of Morgan le Faye from the King Arthur tale?
edited titles, and tags
May
12
revised Where is the location shown in this picture on a modern day map?
added 1 characters in body; edited title
May
12
asked From whom did Gandhi learn his protest technique of non-violence?
May
11
comment How was the modern geographic boundary between Europe and Asia decided?
so is there a majority viewpoint on this? How did the wikipedia description come to be then?
May
11
asked How was the modern geographic boundary between Europe and Asia decided?
May
10
asked When did the cats versus dogs rivalry begin in the US?
May
10
comment How Likely Was a French Alliance with Italy or Japan in World War I?
It is not clear what exactly you are asking here.
May
9
revised What factors led to the US government issuing nutrition guidelines in 1916?
cleaned up question
May
9
comment What is the oldest road in the world that has been in continuous use?
That is a really good point. I'm not sure exactly what I mean by road. I think there would necessarily have to be some sort of sovereign control over the path, so perhaps the Brenner Pass would not necessarily qualify at its beginning.
May
9
asked What differences led to Technicolor becoming the dominant color filming technology in Hollywood?
May
9
asked What factors led to the rise of political parties in the United States?
May
9
asked What is the oldest road in the world that has been in continuous use?
May
9
asked How did people receive news before the advent of the newspaper?
May
9
asked What factors enabled the New York Journal to survive the yellow journalism wars?