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Presidential Firsts

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It takes a certain person to rise to the rank of commander in chief; but even they have a few things to learn.

Every president needs to pick up a few tricks of the trade while in oval office; and for some of them that includes the biggest inventions of our time. For example William Henry Harrison, the 9th president of the United States was the first sitting president to be photographed. But the photo from that day has been lost. So a photo of John Quincy Adams taken long after his time in office was over is considered the first photograph of a president.  read more »

Back to School

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The kids are heading back to school and these days their list of supplies is calling for more than pens and paper.

To help ease the transition from lazy summer days to long classroom hours MSN Shopping has put together a list of the 15 most useful gadgets for students. And while the list targets the college bound, students from high school on down can benefit from these items as more schools start embracing technology.  read more »