How Well Do You Know Maya Angelou?
she dropped “Marguerite” and took on the stage name Maya Angelou. 2. A High School Education With a Cable Car Break Angelou dropped out of high school. At the age of 16, she became the first black streetcar operator in San Francisco. She did give high ...
5 Important Things The Mayans Got Right
One projected release date we all hope the Mayans have missed is the doomsday prediction of 12-21-12. As software developers we do our best to meet our projected release dates, but when we do not, we don’t believe the world is coming to an end.
Dissecting the Mayan apocalypse
Did the Mayans predict the end of the world ... simply represents the end of one cycle and the start of a new one. "There is no concept of apocalypse in the Mayan culture," said Jesús Gomez, head of the Guatemalan confederation of Mayan priests.
Maya marked start of ‘new form of society’
ARIZONA (US) — Scientists have uncovered evidence at a site in Guatemala that suggests the origins of the Maya civilization are more complex ... how the civilization got its start has remained something of a mystery. Anthropologists typically fall ...
When did Obama start running for president?
Smith noticed this sentence from a story that ran in the Wall Street Journal last week: “By the end of the  campaign, his aides were sending workers into Iowa, the first Presidential caucus state, to begin developing contacts among Democrats there ...