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The greatest ever empire

In less than 70 years, beginning around 560 B.C. Persia’s Achaemenid Kings brought together all the disparate nations of the ancient Middle East into a single political unit. 136 more words


Human Nature: America

We grew up on Disney Channel and our role models told us to “follow our hearts” and “be true to who we really were.”

And yet they wonder why our culture is spiraling into Jersey Shore, 16 and Pregnant and Teen Mom.  150 more words

The first charter of liberty of nations

“I am Cyrus, king of the world, great King, mighty King, King of Babylon, King of the Land of Sumer and Akkad, King of the four quarters, son of Cambyses, great King, King of Ashan, gradson of Cyrus, great King of Ashan, descendant of an unending royal line… 167 more words


The legend of Cyrus birth

An ancient legend tells that Ikhtovigo, king of Medes, has a beautiful daughter, Mandana. One night the king dreamed that from Mandana grew a giant vine-tree which covered all Asia. 149 more words


Watch Miley Cyrus Perform 'It's Over' On Chelsea Lately Finale!

Last night was a bitter sweet ending to something great, Chelsea Lately!  It was a night to remember and guests was one of our favorite blondes, Miley Cyrus! 17 more words

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What's truth got to do got to do with it? University Challenge and Ancient History

Doing a history PhD is pointless – according to (both of) my city-banker-friends. All I’m doing is accumulating knowledge with no real world application, they say, as they use their iPhone 5 and somebody else’s money to trade imaginary bits of paper with randomly assigned values. 1,057 more words


Cyrus's Journal - 11/18/1901

Freedom. Such a loaded word. Been trying to think of a more dangerous so called unalienable. All types of folks have fought and bled to get it, but looking back through history, seems the best part of that struggle is the fight itself. 459 more words

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