Why do most Americans think America invented the internet?

Answer Plain arrogance - they even voted Alexander Graham Bell one of the Greatest Ever americans despite him having been Scottish.They just love to claim they invented everything.It reminds me of the cha... Read More »

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Will it be possible for Americans who don't have BBC America to watch Doctor Who S6?

Yes. Americans can download it via itunes. You can also probably find it online, wait for the DVDs, or wait until it airs on Demand on certain cable companies.

When were African Americans freed in America?

Abraham Lincoln's 1863 Emancipation Proclamation freed slaves from the Confederate states, which Lincoln actually did not control at the time. The nation officially abolished slavery when Congress ... Read More »

What percent of America is made up of African-Americans?

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of 2008, African-Americans made up 12.8 percent of the U.S. population. The U.S. population was slightly over 307 million at the time, which means there were... Read More »

When were african americans allowed to vote in america?

African American men obtained the right to vote when the 15th Amendment was passed in 1869---a few years after the end of slavery. African American women obtained the right to vote at the same time... Read More »