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Sarah Angleton

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Sarah Angleton studied literature and creative writing at the University of Missouri. She loves history, but is most fascinated by the stories of the people who lived it. A reader and writer of historical fiction, she also blogs weekly as the Practical Historian, exploring the ridiculous in both history and modern-day family life. Her books include the humorous essay collection Launching Sheep & Other Stories and Gentleman of Misfortune, a novel about the Joseph Smith papyri. Look for a new historical novel, Smoke Rose to Heaven, coming in February of 2020. ...more

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Shake It Off

On Friday, January 14, 2011 in Times Square in New York, Alastair Galpin and Don Purdon shared a really long handshake. Brothers Rohit and Santosh Timilsina were there shaking hands, too, attempting to set the new world record for longest handshake recorded by the Guinness Book of World Records. The two pairs decided after thirty-three hours and three minutes that they would all four share the rec

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