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Archive for December 31st, 2008

New Year Shooters

Travel + Leisure just posted an article titled “World’s Strangest New Year Traditions.” The piece details traditions from Belarus to Japan, but I have to admit that I’m a bit disappointed in the magazine. They left out one of the most unusual of New Year traditions: “shooting in the new year.” According to Kevin Cherry, […]

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Check out Harry McKown’s latest entry in the “This Month in North Carolina History” series. To start the new year, Harry examines the American Tobacco Company and its connection to North Carolina and the Duke Family, with his entry “January 1890 — Creation of the American Tobacco Company.”

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