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Comedy's history of using blackface

CNN - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 03:34
Blackface has been around for nearly 200 years and is largely considered offensive and racist. However, some comedians have avoided criticism in the past.
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Segway was one of the most hyped products of the century. Here's why it failed

CNN - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 16:03
Back in 2001, Segway had big goals to change the world. But almost two decades later, the Segway PT has ceased production. So what happened?
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This was once the most glamorous way to fly

CNN - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:32
In March 1969, just months before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, Concorde made its maiden flight. The supersonic plane embodied a vision of the future as daring as that of Apollo 11 -- but far better looking.
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From slavery to Windrush: My family's story

BBC - Sat, 08/25/2018 - 08:39
One family's past reveals that the Windrush scandal was about more than the politics of immigration.
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Why immigration is so hard to solve

CNN - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 00:14
Veterans of the battle over immigration reform discuss past failures and why they are optimistic for the future.
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The FBI said I was my parents' stolen baby - but I found the truth

BBC - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 03:12
Foundling Paul Fronczak was given to a family whose baby had been stolen - but was he really their son?
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From the archives: How do you decide when a statue must fall?

BBC - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 04:34
We name buildings after people, or put up statues to them, because we respect them. But what if we discover they did wrong?
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World Cup 2014: Brazil 1-7 Germany - 'End of samba football'

BBC - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 07:31
BBC commentator Steve Wilson relives the most incredible match of World Cup 2014, when Germany thrashed hosts Brazil 7-1.
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