Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.
In today's Brain Game, the answer to #2 may come quicker than the answer to #1. Good luck:
1. What U.S. president has had
the longest first name (10 letters)?
2. Which two U.S.
While the story of Marie Antoinette ends with her beheading in 1793, the tragedy of her family continued to unfold long after her death.
The Curious London Legacy of Benedict Arnold.
During the third season of Saved By The Bell, Zack, Kelly, Slater, Screech and Jessie took jobs at the Malibu Sands Beach Club, where Lisa Turtle and her family were members. Mr.
As far as dangerous professions go, "writer" is probably not very high on the list. Carpal tunnel, deteriorating eyesight, maybe paper cuts - sure.
Satellite imagery is full of interesting sights, but my favorite is the grinning KFC logo staring out at the universe from a desert in Rachel, Nevada.
Wish someone would give you a little respect? Want to keep the French from colonizing Central America? You know what song and what doctrine to turn to, but do you know who actually wrote them?
Twaggies.com is the first start-up I've ever, er, started up that's made it out of the incipient early BETA test phase and has actually brought people joy.
Help us out! I saw on ESPN this morning that LeBron James became the sixth reigning league MVP in the four major sports to leave for another team after the season.
I grew up in New Jersey... exit 4, to be more precise. But it wasn't until I left home that I actually started to think about the original Jersey, off the coast of France.
Mangesh and I have a daily newsletter (well, Monday-Thursday). Many of our subscribers were kind enough to share yesterday's edition via email, or on Facebook and Twitter.
Nineteen-year-old Colton Harris-Moore was arrested in the Bahamas Sunday after a two-year run from the police.
Joan Ginther of Las Vegas has won over $1 million in the Texas Lottery 4 times.
Any Beatles fans in the house?
These fictitious automobile-related phrases are actually anagrams of song titles by the Beatles.
It takes a real passion for your work to descend into the deepest caves of the world. James M. Tabor not only has the passion, but he communicates it well to those of us here on top of the earth.