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Today in History with a Twist: August 13, 2013

A look at some of the events from history that happened on this date done in a "news report" format with slightly wacky editorial comment.  There are also book suggestions for those readers who want to know more about the reported events.

Math & Science, Mangafied

Comics are an attractive means of instruction. For example, Will Eisner created comics for the US Army during World War II and the Korean War. His illustrations demonstrated maintenance techniques in an efficient and easy to learn manner.

Car Ride Entertainment

If you've ever been stuck in a car with a bored toddler, you know how truly terrible it can be. Screaming, kicking, snacks and drinks flying.... And that's just the parents!