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History of the Profession – TV :60 Spot

History of the Profession – TV :60 Spot

On August 4th 1914, England went to war and took Canada with her – World War One. No one had predicted that an entire generation would be devastated by the years that lay ahead, nor did anyone predict casualties into the millions.The Canadian Medical Service responded valiantly receiving high praise for efficiency and devotion to …

History Brief: Speakeasies

History Brief: Speakeasies

With the passage of the 18th Amendment, nationwide prohibition was underway. How did the government attempt to enforce prohibition? How did Americans try to circumvent it? Just after the 18th Amendment was ratified by the states, congress passed the Volstead Act as a means of enforcing the new amendment. When the new law went into …

History Brief: The Salem Witch Trials

History Brief: The Salem Witch Trials

In the late 1600s, a series of accusations resulted in nearly two dozen people in New England being put to death for supposedly practicing witchcraft. This incident has become known as the Salem Witch Trials. Who were the accused witches? What caused this to occur? In 1600s Colonial America, belief in the supernatural was very …

History Brief: Daily Life in the 1930s

History Brief: Daily Life in the 1930s

Every family was different in the 1930s, but there were some things that many of them had in common. What was day to day life like in the 1930s? What did families do? A typical family during the Great Depression would have consisted of a father, mother, and several children. The average day would commence …

Zondag met Lubach ft. Fresku – Canon

Zondag met Lubach ft. Fresku – Canon

This is how it’s been and how it happened The Netherlands, our beautiful country, this is where we’re from Cananefates and The Huns run Europe with stuff Grant their dead a place inside to fill their dolmen Then the Romans and heathen and thinning the tribes When suddenly: “Hebban olla vogala nestas hagunnan?” It’s 1584, …

3D web design for beginners – Webflow CSS tutorial

3D web design for beginners – Webflow CSS tutorial

Before we get to three dimensions, let’s talk about the first two. Of course, that means we’re talking about horizontal motion along our X-axis, and vertical motion along our Y-axis. Most of the content on the web is made up of two-dimensional elements: Properties that relate to width and height: 200 pixels wide, 400 pixels …