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How was law enforcement handled in large US cities before professional police?

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Which European Languages are not Indo-European?

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When was Silver ever more valuable than Gold?

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Were there ever actual organizations of pirates?

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What were the criteria for class ranking at West Point prior to the Civil War?

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Was the US Navy larger in 1917, and if so, why?

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Where did Southern Fried Chicken come from?

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Did the Olympics make the Star Spangled Banner the US national anthem?

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What is the most advanced nonliterate society?

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What came before the Zamboni?

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Is 529 the largest simultanious death penalty verdict ever?

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Who started/popularized the department store perfume gauntlet?

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What exactly were currours, and what were they used for?

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Emancipation Proclamation in a tweet

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Why didn't Asian teams participate in the 1950 World Cup?

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From Twitter: When did Islamic literacy fall behind?

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What do we know culturally about Cheddar Man?

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What did "opening day" mean in the 18th century?

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Churchill: What brave men of Barcelona?

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Is there a name for the WPA Art Style?

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What is Adios Bruce Lee?

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What is the origin of the myth of St. Valentine?

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What was so good about the 19th Century Osage police?

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Who was the VP during these Civil Rights milestones?