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Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Fact of the Day: Atlanta
The captial of Georgia, Atlanta was named by John Edgar Thomson, Chief Engineer of the Georgia Railroad. He suggested that a town be called Atlantica-Pacifica (after the oceans) which was later shortened to Atlanta.