Deipnophobia is the fear of dinner party conversations.
English spelling might seem crazy and unfair, but there are reasons for how it got to be that way.
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Shortly after New York City's Penn Station was torn down in 1963, its east side counterpart—Grand Central Terminal—nearly suffered the safe fate.
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And why you should thank Henry David Thoreau for the No. 2.
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