Benjamin Franklin mask

It’s all about the Benjamins, baby! There’s a good reason this inventor/statesman/author/Founding Father and all-around Renaissance Man, Benjamin Franklin is on the $100 dollar bill! His derring-do with a kite and a key helped make a breakthrough in electricity, while his Poor Richard’s Almanac had served as a helpful guide to many a farmer. Most importantly, however, he helped draft […]

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History is Hot!

Far removed from the stodgy wood-paneled libraries of droning, overly academic texts, history is suddenly hot! Cable networks like HBO and Showtime have seized upon the more sensational or even just plain human aspects of historical figures and turned their life stories into hit programming. Suddenly, history is hot! With historical figures becoming so popular, there are tons of costuming […]

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