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Mark Pennell sits at the helm of his time machine.Mark's Almanac is a 90-second time travel that highlights the world's history from the very serious to the sometimes sublime.

Mark's Almanac for December 30, 2019

On this date in 1809 a new law went into effect in Boston that would be a real head-scratcher today. And in 1835, the phrase "Trail of Tears" was coined.