• SNAPCHAT INTERVENTION
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    SNAPCHAT INTERVENTION

    – God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things that I can and the wisdom to know the difference. – And we back at the crib, where I’m going to go take a nap and you can catch the whole thing on my Snapstory, alright? Peace. – Justin, please put away your phone. Your friends have something they’d like to say to you. – Oh, hey guys. What’s up? You’re on Snapchat right now. Do something weird. It’s okay, you’re in a safe place, Justin. – That was weird. Who is this guy? – I’m a Snapchat therapist and this…

  • Robert Smalls Escapes Slavery in a Stolen Confederate Ship – Drunk History
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    Robert Smalls Escapes Slavery in a Stolen Confederate Ship – Drunk History

    [belch] HI. I’M MARK GAGLIARDI, AND TODAY WE’RE GOING TO TALK ABOUT ROBERT SMALLS. [laughter] – WHEN ROBERT SMALLS WAS 12 YEARS OLD, HIS FATHER, HENRY MCKEE, THE PLANTATION OWNER, WAS LIKE, LISTEN, MY SON, THAT I’M NOT ALLOWED TO TELL ANYBODY IS MY SON BUT REALLY, YOU’RE MY SON. YOU ARE SPECIALER THAN THE OTHER SLAVES. BUT YOU KEEP GETTING IN TROUBLE. WE THINK THAT THE BEST THING FOR YOU RIGHT NOW IS IF WE SEND YOU TO CHARLESTON. AND ROBERT SMALLS IS LIKE, OH, I’M SORRY. YOU’RE MY [bleep] SLAVE OWNER AND YOU’RE GOING TO SEND ME TO CHARLESTON WHERE I CAN LEARN AN ACTUAL BUSINESS TRADE? YEAH,…

  • South Dakota v. Dole Summary | quimbee.com
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    South Dakota v. Dole Summary | quimbee.com

    – [Narrator] In 1984 Congress passed a law withholding a percentage of Federal Highway funds from any state that didn’t enact a minimum drinking age of 21. South Dakota’s minimum drinking age was 19 and the state didn’t want to raise it, but South Dakota also didn’t want to lose its Federal Highway money. So South Dakota sued Federal Transportation secretary Elizabeth Dole to block the new law, claiming that it violated the Constitution spending clause and the 21st Amendment. The Federal District court upheld the statute and the Court of Appeals for the 8th circuit affirmed. South Dakota petitioned the United States Supreme Court for review and the court…

  • Alexander Hamilton’s Salacious Sex Scandal (feat. Lin-Manuel Miranda) – Drunk History
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    Alexander Hamilton’s Salacious Sex Scandal (feat. Lin-Manuel Miranda) – Drunk History

    Pretty drunk. [laughs] – You feel okay? – I’m giggly and there’s gaps in my memory. [laughs] – That’s all right. – Already. – Okay, so, uh, let’s get back. – So, Yorktown.We won!Well, now we’ve gotta form a country.Um, they all ask him, hey, come be a part of the Constitutional Convention.So we’re figuring out howthe American system is gonna work.The Constitutional Convention:this is the room where they’re decidingwhat the shape of our government should be.They’re hashing it out.And Hamilton speaks for six hours.But some of the things he pitched would haunt himthe rest of his career.He pitched maybe president for life?[whispering] Ooh, he’s secretly a monarchist.Maybe, uh, we…