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Inventions

Alive with Pleasure and Passion: Lessons from a vibrator entrepreneur

You may be uncomfortable reading a blog post about a vibrator inventor written by a sixteen-year-old, but bear with me. I have a great deal of admiration for Alexandra Fine, who graduated Columbia with an advanced degree in Human Psychology, and started a successful business at the age of twenty-six. 

Birth of Florence Melton, Innovator in Jewish Adult Education

November 6, 1911

Florence Melton wanted others to "spend some, save some, and share some."

Carmel Myers dies: movie vamp and Hollywood A-List hostess

November 9, 1980

Movie vamp Carmel Myers thought "Nice ladies are just like wallpaper."

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