Don't be tripped up by tryptophan Nov. 25, 2015 - Don't get tripped up by trying to understand tryptophan, an essential amino acid needed to build proteins in the body. It is found in many different types of food, including turkey. But does it cause the Thanksgiving post feast collapse on the couch?
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1942: Library of Congress: The film Casablanca opened in New York City as Allied Expeditionary Forces (AEF) secured their hold on North Africa during World War II. Casablanca, Morocco's chief port city, was the setting of the film. During "Operation Torch" - the Allied invasion of North Africa in November 1942 - Casablanca was bombarded under the command of General Dwight Eisenhower. The city served as the site of the Casablanca Conference from January 14-24, 1943. Attended by U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and French Resistance leaders Charles de Gaulle and Henri Giraud, the Allied leadership developed a unified military strategy and decided that Germany, Italy, and Japan must surrender unconditionally.
1922: Charles Schulz, creator of the popular Peanuts comic strip, was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1. Describe the change in weather conditions that led to the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald.
2. How does the song written about the sinking tell the story in a powerful way? Choose one verse and explain its meaning with details from the story and videos.
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Freedom shines brightly Nov. 19, 2015 - President Lincoln's 1863 Gettsyburg Address is more relevant than ever as the world stands in solidarity with France in defense of freedom.
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