At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
Some Dum Dums have wrappers with question marks where the flavor is normally printed. This was a marketing idea that made the production process run more smoothly and made eating Dum Dums more fun.
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Hamburg garbagemen-turned-amateur-photographers converted trash bins into massive pinhole cameras in an effort to capture the city they love and keep clean every day.
A very long but really great
Only you can prevent forest fires, but only Smokey could help us topple the Axis
The only president to serve two non-consecutive terms was also the only president married in a White House ceremony.
The greatest response to LOLcats ever: existential French cat doesn't want your cheeseburgers. Or anything else in the tedium of his pedestrian life. Oh the humanity!
After stumbling across the June 2012 issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly in Barnes & Noble, I looked up some of the cards I was sure would make me rich one day.
Some animals were born to herd livestock.
Possibly A Random Rock. Probably the Millenium Falcon.
Believe what you will, I know this random shape they’re diving down to inspect is Captain Solo’s ship.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments.
Before his success with the Muppets, Jim Henson made hundreds of commercials and short industrial films, often involving early Muppets.
Reader Jonathan wrote in to ask, “Why do we call other countries by names that they do not use themselves? Where did these names come from and why do we use
You Gotta Pay the Piper
If you had to guess what German city has a big rodent problem, you might guess Hamelin -and you'd be right.
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