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Computer Craziness & Marble Maniacs

Someone once said, "Nothing messes up your Friday like realizing it's only Tuesday." Let's rehabilitate Tuesday (and save Friday) with good vibes from the past.

Then and now

The computer: 1946 to now

The first computer, the ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer), was quite a doozy. It could barely fit inside a room, let alone a sleeve pocket of a backpack.

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~ Historical figure of the day

Who am I?

Following the US Civil War, I received the opportunity of a lifetime. On this day in 1871, I was sworn in as the first African American congressman as a Mississippi senator.

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Blast from the past

Electronic-less games

How could one possibly spend their time without various screens? In 1947, games such as marbles were a nice way to kill time with your pals.

Photo source: Daily Record

Hiram Rhodes Revels is today's historical figure
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