“What is femininity anyway?” Jenner writes in her new book, The Secrets of My Life. Perhaps the famous transwoman Christine Jorgensen knew.
Is there something magical about age 65? The history behind the retirement age involves economics, aging, and Otto von Bismarck.
Everyone knows the potato chip was invented in Saratoga Springs, NY in 1853. Except it wasn’t.
In July 1863, over a thousand Irish dockworkers rioted against the Civil War draft in New York City in a four-day upheaval, targeting black workers and citizens.