A set of shared beliefs, ideas, attitudes, and knowledge that are common to a social group or society.
Fact of the Day
The man who built the town stocks in Boston, Massachusetts charged so much that he became the first man to be put in them.
Quote of the Day
"Nothing can be said in his vindication, but that his abolishing Religious Houses and leaving them to the ruinous depredations of time has been of infinite use to the landscape of England in general. "
~ Jane Austen on Henry VIII
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.