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People Are Dumb, the Columbus Day Edition [VIDEO]

Jimmy Kimmel’s out on Hollywood Blvd making people look stupid again – and to be honest, it’s not very hard. Sure, there’s a lot of argument when it comes to Christopher Columbus, what he actually did in 1842 1492, and why the hell we’re still celebrating Columbus Day. But the basics? I mean, come on guys. Via Jimmy Kimmel Live …

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The Darker Side Of Christopher Columbus

This Monday, the United States will observe Columbus Day. Most of us learned about Christopher Columbus during history class and think of him as the person who discovered America. Over the years, the identity of Christopher Columbus and the story of the discovery of American has been debated. Most people agree that Christopher Columbus should not be credited with discovering …

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Columbus Day, Christopher Columbus Feel The Twitter Backlash

Today is the second Monday in October, which means that it is Columbus Day in the United States. The day became a federal holiday in 1937 and to many it honors explorer Christopher Columbus’ voyage to the Americas in 1492. To many others, however, Columbus day is a reminder of a darkness in the history of the country. Opponents of …

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