An Actual, Glorious, Fully Colored Photo of Abraham Lincoln Meeting With General McClellan at Antietam, September 1862

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An Actual, Glorious, Fully Colored Photo of Abraham Lincoln Meeting With General McClellan at Antietam, September 1862
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We're all used to seeing portraits of our old American heroes, and we all know what they look like, but there's something strange and "new" about seeing them in such candid settings. You almost feel like you could just walk up to them and say, "... excuse me, Mr. President?"

"Yes? What is it?"

Chart of the Day: Name Origins of the 50 States

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Chart of the Day: Name Origins of the 50 States
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Of the 50 United States, the etymology is rather wide spread. Business Insider has put together an interesting list to explain the origin and meaning of each.