Eastern State Penitentiary- A 200 yr Old Look at Justice in America

Apparently there was a time in America when punishment for your crimes was that you get to go live in a castle for a bit.  Of course it was not all that glamorous, but the exterior of the Eastern State Penitentiary is stunning. Eastern State created the penitentiary system in which inmates were kept in…

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The Dwight D. – Stay Local in Philadelphia

There has been much buzz about Philadelphia since the City of Brotherly Love was named a UNESCO World Heritage City late last year.  Travelers have always visited Philly for a variety of reasons; history, sports, food (cheesesteak anyone?), but their new title as a World Heritage City is kind of a big deal.  In fact,…

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