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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 February 25, 2020

On this date in 1836, Samuel Colt received a U.S. patent for a product that remains popular to this day. And in 1919, Oregon legislature was at it again, passing the first-ever gas tax.