Thomas Jefferson wrote parts of the Declaration of Independence in a Philadelphia tavern.
In this week's episode, John Green discusses 107 words specific to certain regions such as Indiana's "pitch-in dinner" and Ireland's "to rabbit on."
Giving people access to the Internet in a public setting doesn't mean handing them a free pass to infinite animated GIFs; it means jobs, health information, and education.
The fact that some pirates wore eye patches most likely had nothing to do with a missing eye, and everything to do with being able to see—specifically, above decks and below them.
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A number of well-known public figures hold patents for various innovations. Here are a few of our favorites.
Making Bedtime for Bonzo was certainly not monkey business; in fact, one unfortunate run-in with its leading ape nearly cost future president Ronald Reagan his life.
While it may be an exaggeration, there's more truth to the adage than you might realize.
Annoy your kids with your newfound knowledge and they'll actually want to go back to school.
You’ve been challenged to an arm wrestling duel, and the guy has pythons that would make Popeye squirm.
There are plenty of reasons to party this month.