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The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar

The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. It was first published in 1845. The tale tells of a dying, mesmerized man whose body disintegrates once the trance is lifted. Poe was inspired to write the tale after readi ...

The Fall of the House of Usher

The Fall of the House of Usher is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. It was first published in September 1839 in Burtons Gentlemans Magazine. It was slightly revised in 1840 and published in a collection of Poes stories called Tales of the Grotesq ...

Ligeia

Ligeia is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. It was first published in The American Museum in 1838. It was revised and reprinted many times during Poes lifetime. The story tells of an unnamed narrators beautiful wife Ligeia. She composes the poem ...

The Masque of the Red Death

A painful and fatal disease involving blood aka "Red Death" is ravaging the country of Prince Prospero, the prince deals with the disease by placing himself and a 1.000 Lords and Ladies within an abbey / fortress-hoping to outlast the disease by ...

The Tell-Tale Heart

"The Tell-Tale Heart" is an 1843 short story by Edgar Allan Poe. Detectives capture a man who admits to the killing of the old man with a strange eye. The murder is carefully planned, and the killer killed the old mans by pulling his bed on top o ...

William Wilson (short story)

William Wilson is a short story written by Edgar Allan Poe in 1839. The theme is doppelganger. Another boy at his school looks and acts like himself, and was even born on the same day, January 19th Poes actual birth day. The first Wilson goes to ...

Comprehensive Anti-Apartheid Act

The Comprehensive Anti-Apartheid Act of 1986 was a law created by the United States Congress. The law would make sanctions against South Africa and stated five conditions for lifting the sanctions that would end the system of apartheid. Most of t ...

The Day Reagan Was Shot

It was based on the events of Ronald Reagans assassination attempt on March 30, 1981. It stars Richard Dreyfuss and Richard Crenna. It was released on December 9, 2001.

Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986

The Immigration Reform and Control Act, also known as the Simpson-Mazzoli Act, was signed into law by Ronald Reagan on November 6, 1986, is an Act of Congress which reformed United States immigration law.

Reagan Era

The Reagan Era or Age of Reagan is an era in American history that lasted from 1981 to 1989. It is used by historians and political theorists to show that the conservative "Reagan Revolution" led by President Ronald Reagan in domestic and foreign ...

Assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan

The Assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan happened on Monday, March 30, 1981, 69 days after becoming President. Ronald Reagan was leaving after a speaking engagement at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. As Reagan left to enter his ...

Reaganomics

Reaganomics is a portmanteau word of Reagan and economics created by Paul Harvey. It refers to the economic policies created by U.S. President Ronald Reagan during the 1980s and still widely practiced. These policies are commonly used with supply ...

Space Shuttle Challenger disaster

The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster occurred on January 28, 1986, when the NASAs Space Shuttle Challenger broke up 73 seconds after liftoff. All seven crew members were killed. It was the 25th flight of a Space Shuttle. The cause of the explosi ...

Supply-side economics

Supply-side economics is a theory that if taxes were cut on the richest people in society, rich people would use their extra money to invest in the economy, but if taxes were increased, the wealthy would leave the country and invest somewhere els ...

Tower Commission

The Tower Commission was created on 26 November 1986 by U.S. President Ronald Reagan in response to the Iran Contra scandal. Reagan appointed Republican and former Senator John Tower of Texas, former Secretary of State Edmund Muskie, and former N ...

Anti (album)

Anti is the eighth studio album by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna. It was released on January 28, 2016 as a download and for streaming on the music website Tidal. The song was released by Roc Nation and Rihannas own label, Westbury Road. Anti ...

A Girl like Me

A Girl like Me is the second studio album released by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna. The album was released April 19, 2006 by Def Jam and SRP. Singles included "SOS", "Unfaithful", and "Break It Off". The album features more of a pop and R&a ...

Good Girl Gone Bad

Good Girl Gone Bad is the third studio album released by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna. The singles from the album include "Umbrella", "Breakin Dishes", "Shut Up and Drive", "Hate That I Love You", "Dont Stop the Music", and "Rehab". The alb ...

Home (soundtrack)

Home: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is the soundtrack album by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna and various artists for Home. It was released on March 23, 2015, by Westbury Road and Roc Nation.

Loud (album)

Loud is the fifth studio album by Rihanna. It was released November 12, 2010. This record produced several hit songs, including number one hits Only Girl, Whats My Name? and S&amp,M. The album received mostly positive reviews from the music criti ...

Unapologetic

Unapologetic is the seventh studio album released by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna. It was released on November 19, 2012 by Def Jam Recordings. The album features collaborations from Future, David Guetta, Eminem, Mikky Ekko, and Chris Brown. ...

American Oxygen

American Oxygen is a song recorded by Rihanna. It was supposed to be from her eighth studio album Anti, but the song was later released by itself. It was written by Alex da Kid, Candice Pillay, Sam Harris and Rihanna, Alex da Kid and Kanye West p ...

New Deal

The New Deal was a series of programs launched by Franklin D. Roosevelt during his presidency. The New Deal was Roosevelts way to solve the problems caused by the Great Depression, including unemployment and agricultural overproduction. The New D ...

Agricultural Adjustment Act

The Agricultural Adjustment Act was a United States federal law of the New Deal era. it was designed to raise agricultural prices by having fewer surpluses. The Government bought livestock to kill, and they paid farmers subsidies not to plant on ...

Federal Emergency Relief Administration

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration was the name given by the Roosevelt Administration to the Emergency Relief Administration. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt had created it in 1933. FERA was created from the Federal Emergency Relief ...

All My Hits Vol. 2

All My Hits / Todos Mis Exitos Vol. 2 was the second series of the All My Hits collection. It was a greatest hits album by Selena. The album included a heart-necklace for fans. The album sold over 400.000 copies in the United States.

All My Hits/Todos Mis Exitos

All My Hits / Todos Mis Exitos was a greatest hits album by Selena. The album included a collectable rose-pin for fans. The album sold over 1.200.000 copies in the United States.

Amor Prohibido

Amor Prohibido is the name of Selenas fifth studio album. Amor Prohibido is known as one of the biggest-selling Latin album of all time, being certified by the RIAA for shipping 2 million copies. The album had four number-one singles on the Billb ...

Anthology (Selena album)

Anthology was a greatest hits album by Selena. The album included remixed songs from Selenas early music career. Two EPs were released as a promotion. The album sold over 1.200.000 copies.

Dreaming of You (album)

Dreaming of You is the last studio album recorded by American singer Selena. It was released on July 18, 1995 by EMI Records and EMI Latin. It was re-released on September 24, 2002 as part of the Selena: 20 Years of Music collection, which includ ...

Dulce Amor

Dulce Amor is the seventh and last independent LP record by Selena. The album became the final album to be released from RP Records. Selenas brother, A.B. Quintanilla III had became the main songwriter. Selena recorded fourteen songs but only rel ...

Entre A Mi Mundo

Entre A Mi Mundo, was the fourth studio album by Mexican-American Tejano pop singer, Selena. The album was released on May 6, 1992, a month after her marriage with Selena y Los Dinos guitarist, Chris Perez. The album won several awards at the Tej ...

La Leyenda

La Leyenda is a "Greatest Hits" album by Mexican-American singer Selena. La Leyenda was released on March 9, 2010 as four different box-sets. Q-Productions and EMI Latin teamed up and promoted La Leyenda around the world, La Leyenda had personal ...

The New Girl in Town

The New Girl in Town is the second released album by Selena Y Los Dinos. The album has ten tracks. Some of them were covers of songs performed by other artists before Selena. The rest were written by Selenas father Abraham Quintanilla, Jr.

Selena Live! The Last Concert

Selena Live: The Last Concert is the second live album by Mexican-American Tejano pop singer, Selena. The entire album was recorded during Selenas Amor Prohibido Tour at the Houston Astrodome on February 26, 1995. Which became Selenas final telev ...

Selena y Los Dinos (album)

Selena y Los Dinos is the debut album by Mexican-American Tejano pop band Selena y Los Dinos. The album was released on July 16, 1984 under Freddie Records, an independent studio label in South Texas. Selenas father, Abraham Quintanilla Jr, remov ...

Unforgettable (series)

Unforgettable is a four-disc box-set series of Mexican-American Tejano pop singer, Selena. The albums were released, promotionally, during the Selena ¡VIVE! tribute concert on April 5, 2005. It managed to impact several Billboard music charts in ...

Ven Conmigo

Ven Conmigo, was the third album released by rising Latina superstar Selena, on November 12, 1990, for the CAPITOL / EMI Latin label. This album, was the first to market Selena as a solo artist, no longer identifying her albums with "Selena Y Los ...

Amor Prohibido (song)

Amor Prohibido is a song by American singer Selena. The song was written by Selena, her brother A.B. Quintanilla III, and Pete Astudillo. It became the lead single from the album of the same name. "Amor Prohibido" is about the relationship betwee ...

Bidi Bom Bom

Before "Bidi Bom Bom" was written, Selena had performed cover versions of popular songs while on tour. While touring on the Entre A Mi Mundo Tour, Selena had decided to perform a song she had recently written. The song was called "Little Bidi Bub ...

Como La Flor (song)

Como La Flor is a song by American singer Selena. The song was written by Selenas brother, A.B. Quintanilla III. A former Selena y Los Dinos member, Pete Astudillo, co-wrote the song. It was on her third album, Entre A Mi Mundo. The song talks ab ...

Costumbres

Costumbres is a song by American singer Selena. The song was written by Juan Gabriel, a Mexican songwriter, who gave the rights to Selena to record. The song first appeared on Dulce Amor. It became a single off of Siempre Selena. The remix versio ...

Donde Quiera Que Estes

Dondequiera Que Estes is a single released by Selena with a duet with the Barrio Boyzz. The song was a major hit in 1994, staying at #1 for 6 weeks on top of the Hot Latin Tracks chart.

Enamorada de Ti

Enamorada de Ti is a song recorded by American singer Selena. The song was written by Selenas brother who was the producer of her music A.B. Quintanilla III. The song was also written by a Selena y Los Dinos band member Pete Astudillo. It was for ...

I Could Fall in Love

I Could Fall in Love is a song by American Tejano singer Selena. It was written and produced by Keith Thomas. It was for Selenas fifth album Dreaming of You. The songs lyrics are about a woman who loves a guy. She is scared of rejection so she de ...

Macbeth (1971 movie)

Macbeth was a movie directed in 1971 by Polish-French movie maker Roman Polanski. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis played the main characters. Polanski adopted Shakespeares original play into a somewhat changed screenplay with the help of British th ...

Zack and Miri Make a Porno

Zack and Miri Make a Porno is a 2008 American romantic sex comedy movie. It was produced by Scott Mosier and was directed by Kevin Smith. The movie was released on October 31, 2008 in North America. The movie received positive reviews with a 65% ...

Writings on the Wall (Sam Smith song)

Writings on the Wall is a song by British singer Sam Smith. It was the theme song for the James Bond movie Spectre in 2015. The song was released as a digital download on 25 September 2015. The song was written by Smith and Jimmy Napes, and produ ...

Circus (song)

"Circus" is a pop single from Britney Spears. It is about putting on shows and being an entertainer. The song was released from her album of the same name. It was released on December 2, 2008. The song reached number three on the Billboard Hot 10 ...

Work Bitch

Work Bitch ", stylized as Work B**ch or Work ", is an electronic dance song from American singer Britney Spears. It is off the singers 2013 studio album Britney Jean. The song was released on September 16, 2013. The song has mostly spoken lyrics ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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