The success of Oprah Winfrey is dependent on how much people like her

But her influence is immense.  If Winfrey says she’s going to stop eating hamburgers, cattle shares drop.

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Marilyn Monroe. An icon

Marilyn Monroe was much more than just a dumb blonde.

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The Watergate scandal began 35 years ago

On June 17, 1972  five men were arrested for breaking and entering for into the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate complex. It led to the resignation of the US President Richard Nixon.

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Missile defense shield? Let’s use our radar, Russia says

Moscow still oppose the plan to deploy the missile battery in Poland and the early-warning radar in the Czech Republic. But now Kremlin has the proposal for the White House.

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American money stopped the spread of communism in Europe

But of course you may argue the Marshall plan also contributed to the division of  Europe. The European Recovery Program was announced 60 years ago in speech of of Secretary of State George Marshall. The plan was named after him.

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“Dr. Death” was just realeased from prison

Jack Kevorkian is the American doctor who helped, by his own count, 130 people end their own lives. He was found guilty of second-degree homicide in 1999 and just released from prison on parole.

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