Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.
Every country has place names that make you scratch your head and say, "What were they thinking?"
Stuck for suitable words to his tune, Clive Langer played it for his friend Elvis Costello. Within a few days, Costello had written a poetic and emotional lyric about the Falklands War.
If you step on a piece, it ruins your day. But in San Luis Obispo, California, it’s perfectly OK to chew a big hunk of chicle and stick it on the walls of Bubblegum Alley.
There are plenty of reasons to party this month.