How highly do historians and publishers regard Benjamin Franklin? We looked at four studies, and the results ranged from Franklin as the equal of John Marshall, to a figure less than important than Hulk Hogan and Benedict Arnold.
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A Turkish court’s order for Twitter, YouTube and Facebook to remove images of a dead government official is only the latest in a series of concerning developments in Turkey’s constitutional culture.
What does Barack Obama have in common with George Washington, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson? All four presidents will go down in history as loving their beer, as well as their country.
A controversy has apparently been settled between a designer who wanted the four female Supreme Court justices as Lego figures and the toymaker who declined her initial request.
It’s the U.S. Mint’s birthday–in honor of this Philadelphia-based institution, see how much you know about U.S. coins.