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A number of the American brewing industry's pioneers led fairly colorful lives before and after getting their surnames emblazoned on cans and tap handles.... READ ON
And what happens to all the caffeine that gets stripped out?... READ ON
Wiffle Ball season is once again upon us. Before you pick up your first white plastic ball and yellow plastic bat of the summer, we thought we'd fill you in on a few points about the proud game's history.... READ ON
The tiny piranha's reputation can be traced back to a surprising source.... READ ON
The Spurs are your NBA champions. Who's that guy whose name is on the trophy?... READ ON
Although England's Geoff Hurst booted four goals to lead the home team to victory, the real hero of the 1966 World Cup was an English pooch named Pickles.... READ ON
The strange life of the first horse to win the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont.... READ ON
In advance of Saturday's Kentucky Derby, here's our three-minute guide to the most exciting two minutes in sports.... READ ON
An odd connection between the Lincoln and Booth families.... READ ON
Male seahorses carry the eggs and birth the babies.