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2014-12-05 00:21:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

Popularity Of 1940 Census Bogs Down Website
2012-04-04 04:40:18

Millions of people who tried accessing the 1940 Census records on Monday were unable to because the popularity of the information weighed down its servers too much.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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