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Part 1: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, The Classics

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

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Top 5 Patriotic Movies

While America does love its movies about sexy bank robbers knocking off banks and street-racers smashing up cop cars, there’s still always an audience for a good patriotic movie. Whether it’s about the US of […]

06/13/2011

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]

06/13/2011

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Top 10 Books Written by Our Presidents

Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]

06/13/2011

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Part 2: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, Modern

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

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Best Burgers In Houston

If you’re craving the perfect burger, H-Town is the place to be. The best burgers in Houston are sure to make your mouth water. There are so many fabulous burger joints here, in fact, that it’s difficult to pick just a few, but we’ve done our best.

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Best Day Trips For Families Around Houston

Whether you’re looking to stay close to home or ready to venture out of the city, Houston and the surrounding area offers plenty of fun day-trip destinations that the entire family can enjoy. If it’s a day at the beach, shopping on the boardwalk, or a day of culture and education that you crave, the best day trips for families around Houston deliver!

05/20/2011