Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country
Words from the inaugural address of President John F. Kennedy, delivered in 1961.
What Do You Call Your Parents?Mom and Dad? Or Momadukes and Sarge? Check out some of the different names we've found for parental units.
What Does It Mean To Ask Someone To Be Your “Valentine”?When did someone first choose a valentine? Here’s what we know about what it means when you make someone your Valentine. Choosing a sweetheart on this day dates to 14th-century English and French court circles. The act is credited to Geoffrey Chaucer, author of The Canterbury Tales in which he says: “For this was on seynt Volantynys day Whan euery bryd cometh there to chese …
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