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Why Didn't Anyone Kill Hitler?

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What Is the Difference Between Sunni and Shiite Muslims--and Why Does It Matter? 

Have Sunnis and Shiites in Iraq Always Been at Each Other's Throats? 

Did Hitler Really Have Only One Testicle?

Why Do Historians Write About Race, Class & Gender? 

What Is the Military-Industrial Complex?

Who Chooses the Theme for Black History Month?

Why did Jefferson change "property" to the "pursuit of happiness"? 

What Did Jane Fonda Really Do Over in Hanoi? 

Did Anyone Care that George Romney Was Mormon?  

When Did the Killing of Civilians in War Become Illegal? 

Why Do We Hear About the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions? Where Are the Other 99?

Does the Presidential Candidate with the Most Money Usually Become the Party Nominee?

What Happened When Democrats in Congress Cut Off Funding for the Vietnam War?  

What Qualifies as Demagoguery? 

Who Dreamed Up Our Concept of Time? 

Where Did The Term “The West” Originate? 

Can Anything Be Done to Increase Voter Participation? 

How Have Past U.S. Presidents Broken Bad News in Times of War?  

Why Did Congress First Meet in New York City? 

How Did Afghanistan Receive Its Current Borders? 

How Did the Taft-Hartley Act Come About? 

When Did the Catholic Church Decide Priests Should Be Celibate? 

When Did the U.S. and Israel Become Allies? (Hint: Trick Question) 

How Did the Deregulation Movement Get Started? 

Why Do So Many Americans Hate Politics? 

Why Did the U.S. Intern the Japanese During WW II? 

Why Did President Ford Ban Assassinations?  

How Much Does Character Count in a President? 

Why Did the Great Powers Lose Over and Over Again in Afghanistan?  

What Was Lincoln's Record on Civil Liberties? 

What President Took the Longest Vacation? (And Other Fun Facts)

Which Presidents Do the Presidents Themselves Like? 

Why Are Great Men (or Women) Not Chosen President? 

Was Spain to Blame for Blowing Up the "Maine"?  

Why Do People Say Muslim Now Instead of Moslem? 

How Did the United States Defeat the Barbary Pirates?  

Who are the Afghans? 

How Did the Atomic Bomb Get Built? 

Who Dreamed Up the Gas Tax?  

How Many Vice Presidents Died in Office?  

How Do Historians Evaluate the Administration of Richard Nixon?  

Has Money Always Been Important in American Politics? 

How Many Times Has Congress Tried to Limit Presidential Power in Foreign Affairs?  

Was Joseph Kennedy Really an Anti-Semite?

What's the Origin of "Nor'easter"? 

Is It Presidents Day or President's Day or Presidents' Day? 

Which Other Popes Have Resigned? 

Who Killed Emmett Till? 

How Long Have Women Been in the Military? 

When Was the Debt Ceiling Created? 

How Historically Accurate is "Lincoln"? 

What Killed the Talking Filibuster? 

Is "Argo" a True Story? 

How Was History Made in the 2012 Election? 

How Many Women Have Served in Congress? 

Who Made Velcro? 

Is Elvis Alive? 

Did Lincoln Own Slaves? 

How Did Hitler Die? 

Why Could Paul Ryan Run for Vice President and Congress at the Same Time? 

Do Mormons Practice Polygamy? 

Why Do Mormons Baptize Holocaust Victims? 

What’s in a Coat-of-Arms?

Will Obama be Re-Elected? 

Is America a Christian Nation? 

Are Jews a Race or a Religion? 

Is the Income Tax Illegal? 

Why Don't Black People Vote Republican? 

What is Yom Kippur?  

What's Behind the History of Halloween? 

When Were the Dark Ages? 

Who Killed Malcolm X? And Why? 

Who Was "Jim Crow"? 

What Caused the Civil War? 

When was the Internet Invented? 

Did We Really Land on the Moon? 

Was Hitler Jewish? 

What’s the History Behind Wall Street? 

What Started the Great Depression? 

Did Van Gogh Really Cut Off His Own Ear? 

What Ended the Great Depression? 

Did Johannes Kepler Murder Tycho Brahe? 

Who Invented the Martini? 

Did Mormons Ban Black People from their Church? 

How Did Marilyn Monroe Die? 

Do Mormons Wear Special Underwear? 

Did the Mormons Really Fight a War Against the Federal Government?       



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