News and Politics @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Channel/c11.asp News and Politics Information and Tips - a collection of hints, tips and information provided to you from the writers of BellaOnline.com en-us Copyright 2001-2005 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 1 Sep 2015 20:27:00 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/bella.gif News and Politics @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/channel.asp?id=11 September 1752 - The Day We Lost 12 Days http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art23812.asp Imagine you are somewhere in the American colonies in September 1752. You go to bed on Wednesday the 2nd, and when you wake up, it’s Thursday the 14th. What happened?? Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:13:44 EST August 31 in History http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art23554.asp What happened in the past on August 31? Too many things to list, but among them a queen was born and a princess died … Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:19:57 EST Für Elise - A Classical Music Mystery http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301724.asp Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven on April 27, 1810, ‘Für Elise’ is one of the world’s most recognizable pieces of classical music. The question is, who is Elise? Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:44:55 EST