The reason has to do with a party held in a secret location in Mexico on November 17, 1901. On that night 41—possibly 42—men gathered under the cover of night to dance together.

When divided government worked better than unified government does today Today's dysfunction has Americans looking wistfully to the 1990s, when opposing parties worked together to … James Monroe (1758-1831), the fifth U.S. president, oversaw major westward expansion of the U.S. He also strengthened American foreign policy in …