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On This Day in History

Posted April 17th, 2014 at 05:15 PM by Theninthlegion2014

April 17
1790 Benjamin Franklin dies
1846 The Battle of Plymouth begins (Civil War)
1961 JFK learns about the Bay of Pigs invasion (Cold War)
1970 Apollo 13 returns to Earth

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What was the worst period in Chinese history?

Posted April 16th, 2014 at 12:04 AM by Johntech10

It seems like the Qin dynasty and the Maoist regime were the worst two. In the Qin the massive book burnings and with Mao intensive labour and a few deaths.
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Seven Reasons Why Korea Has the Worst Productivity in the OECD

Posted April 11th, 2014 at 09:55 PM by needstablity

Living in South Korea is such an inefficient decision, eh?

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1. Rigid Structures and Hierarchy

Michael Kocken hosts an Australia-Korea businesses event at the JW Marriott Seoul during his tenure in Korea.

Korean corporate structures are notorious for their top-down approach and rigidity. Some experts even compare corporate Korea to an army division, such is the influence of military service and authoritarian leadership on the corporate landscape.
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Jack London's Klondike Fever - dedicated to Salah

Posted April 11th, 2014 at 09:33 AM by Elise Sultanov
Updated April 12th, 2014 at 03:42 AM by Elise Sultanov

"The Gold Rush at the Yukon."; "Yukon, that's where amounts of nuggets were found!"


For a German, like myself, the word "nugget" can lightly be associated with those little meet blocks, fried 'til golden-brown. And yet, that certain nugget concerns something different, something that staggeringly moved many lives in the 19th Century - whereas the frozen foods of today have no power of.


The gold rushes in 1896-99, which were caused...
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Anyone please

Posted April 10th, 2014 at 04:42 AM by hcnawllin

Anyone can you tell me about Battle of Midway thank..
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