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  1. Rodger

    NFL player sits for American anthem, stands for the British

    There is a NFL football game occurring in London today, something that has occurred for the last several years. Interestingly, one of the players for the Indianapolis Colts, Antonio Cromartie, knelt with a raised fist during the American anthem, but stood for the British, according to twitter...
  2. R

    Was Technology an Important Player in British Imperialism?

    Technology was a very important player to the success of the British Empire and should not be considered as something on the side but as an integral part of the empire. The British Empire would never have been able to get started if it was not for the steam engine and their luck of the draw...
  3. W

    The Fifth Tank Regiment. A history in two parts now on BBC i player.

    Forgive me if this excellent two part documentary is being discussed elsewhere. For those who have access to the BBC i player it can be seen on your lap top now. No doubt the historians who frequent this informed board could add their comments. BBC iPlayer - Tankies: Tank Heroes of World War...
  4. L

    Was Britain just a player in the American Revolution?

    for example in India, Britain could be considered as just a player among many different internal factions, rather then as the main participent. could this also be applied to the American colonies as well? could we consider that the 'revolution' was in actual fact a civil war between two social...
  5. M

    Who is the best baseball player in history?

    Alright...I'll admit that I am not the most active sports enthusiast, but that's alright, I can still be interested in the history of it. Heh. I was wondering who the best baseball player is. I've heard that Babe Ruth was the best, but then I've heard about other players like Hank Aaron. Who...