Pepsi-Cola was originally called “Brad’s Drink.”
Traditions have grown up around the annual Super Bowl football game, such as the halftime show scandal, the ad critiques, and of course, the food.
Want to give a new car company some instant gravitas? Pick an old name and bolt it to a shiny new car.
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200 years to the day after Austen first published the classic novel, let's take a look at the pervasive trend of "Pride and Prejudice variation" — a name for any story that takes Austen
Benjamin Franklin was many things: printer, inventor, postmaster, turkey-zapper, constitution-signer, and connoisseur of fart jokes. The founding father fancied flatus.
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On this date in 1986, the Challenger exploded 73 seconds after liftoff, killing all seven people on board—including physicist Ronald E. McNair, who was the second African American to enter space.
Yann Frisch is a French sleight-of-hand artist best known for a routine called <a href="http://yann-frisch.com/baltass.html">Baltass</a> (a portmanteaux of the French words for &
Get cozy and enjoy these historical photos of snow day shenanigans. Who knows—maybe they'll inspire you to bundle up, venture out, and have some fun.
When some words hit the big time, they left clunky related words behind.