The name “Black Friday” started with the Philadelphia Police Department in the early ‘60s. The term was a reaction to the congestion caused by holiday shoppers.
Featuring fifty of the most visually striking butterflies from around the world.
Children's menus, NASCAR, and coffee tables were just a few of the strange by-products of prohibition.
In recent years, garden gnomes have developed a reputation for going AWOL.
Blood-soaked tales of murder, rape, and other crimes were written into popular songs and sung merrily in the streets.
For three years in the mid-1990s, kids across the country tuned in six days a week to watch five teenagers from Angel Grove transform into superheroes.
The standard was set with an aim to please...one that ultimately proved useless.
The original plan demanded members eat liver.
Even biologists who study these birds have a hard time telling them apart.
The expedition's members occasionally got constipated, and relied on Dr. Rush's Bilious Pill.
In China, there are certain stands that offer multi-colored cotton candy treats that can be bigger than your head—or multiple people's heads.
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