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August 2, 1791

On August 2, 1791, Americans Samuel Briggs and his son, Samuel Briggs, Jr., received a joint patent for their nail-making machine. They were the first father-son pair to receive an American patent. They really nailed it for the father-son contribution in 1791, didn’t they? Naaaaiiiiilllllled it. Naaaaiiiillllleeeeeddddd it. I’m going to keep hammering this pun … Continue reading

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December 1, 2012

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com! in 2012 Mexico swore in its new President, Enrique Pena Nieto. Since the ceremony was performed before 10:00 PM, they had to use shit, damn, and son-of-a-beetch.

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