Why Yankee Doodle Called the Feather in His Hat Macaroni

Why Yankee Doodle Called the Feather in His Hat Macaroni

Hello I’m Daven Hiskey, you’re watching the Today I Found Out YouTube channel. In the video today, we’re looking at why Yankee Doodle called the feather in his cap macaroni and the origin of the song. As with a lot of older songs, the tune and music that we today associate with “Yankee Doodle” was […]

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What America gets wrong about China and the rest of Asia | David Kang

We instinctively use the lessons of European history to explain Asia’s future, and it is incredibly difficult to make the argument that we should look at Asia’s history if we want to understand where Asia is going to go in the future. The most common way that we think about power transitions in international relations […]

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Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Burnie’s Burger Dream

Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Burnie’s Burger Dream

[Rooster Teeth intro music] Burnie: I had a dream, I was telling Gav about this. We went out to L.A. and one of the things we did, we went out to dinner with Colton. And we went to a pub to eat. Colton said this is the best burger he’s ever had. Burnie: So I […]

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The Road to Moscow – German Invasion Plans – WW2 – 067 – December 7, 1940

The Road to Moscow – German Invasion Plans – WW2 –  067 – December 7, 1940

Really? You think he could.. You think he could someday win, hmm? I don’t know.. I mean.. He’s Catholic.. Okay.. December 7, 1940 Adolf Hitler has told his command for months that he wants to attack the USSR in 1941, and rough plans have been made for such an invasion. This week, though, the German […]

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Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Geoff’s Burger Discount

Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Geoff’s Burger Discount

Geoff: Gus and I, we used to always go Bar/restaurant called, “Casino El Camino”, Downtown, we’d get burgers there and we’d get fucked up. There was a period in time when I would go to get a burger With Gus or whoever, and uh… I’d go up and uh, a burger’s like 12 bucks right? […]

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Cold-Dipped Soba Noodles Are A Refreshing Alternative to Ramen — Dining on a Dime

Cold-Dipped Soba Noodles Are A Refreshing Alternative to Ramen  — Dining on a Dime

Ladies and gentlemen, we are here on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, and I am going to enjoy a delightful Japanese treat, soba noodles. You may know them as buckwheat noodles. Buckwheat is actually not related to wheat. Actually closer to sorrell, which is sort of like a spinach-like herb or rhubarb. Bottom line, […]

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Ludendorff Plans for a Spring Offensive I THE GREAT WAR – Week 179

Three years ago I said several times that the nations that began this war thought it would be over by Christmas. That was Christmas 1914. They were wrong, for this week comes the fourth Christmas of the war, and it’s still far from over. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week Russia […]

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Haitian Revolutions: Crash Course World History #30

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History. And apparently it’s Revolutions Month here at Crash Course, because today we are going to discuss the often-neglected Haitian Revolutions. The Haitian Revolutions are totally fascinating and they involve two of my very favorite things: 1. Ending slavery, and 2. Napoleon getting his feelings hurt. […]

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Dragunov Variations: Military SVD, Izhmash Tiger, Chinese NDM-86

Dragunov Variations: Military SVD, Izhmash Tiger, Chinese NDM-86

Hi guys, thanks for tuning in to another video on ForgottenWeapons.com. I’m Ian McCollum, and I am here today at the Rock Island Auction House taking a look at some of the guns that they’re going to be selling in their upcoming May of 2017 Premier Auction. And I happened to notice that in this […]

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Communists, Nationalists, and China’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37

Communists, Nationalists, and China’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37

Hi I’m John Green, and this is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to return — sadly for the last time on Crash Course — to China. By the way, Stan brought cupcakes. That’s good. I wish I could draw some parallel between this and China, but I got nothing. It’s just delicious. […]

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