John Adams drank a tankard of hard cider each day and had the occasional beer for breakfast.
Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon spent 741 weeks—more than 14 years—on the Billboard Top 200 album chart.
Related Fact: Syd Barrett got the name Pink Floyd from two American blues musicians, Pink
Admittedly, I'm not a big opera fan. But if more operas were like these, I might be.
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Joshua Ellingson is a Bay Area artist who does excellent illustrations. Some of his newest creations involve turning viral YouTube videos into adorable works of art.
According to the good people at Wired, giraffes only require 1.9 hours of sleep per day.
Temple Grandin’s Thinking in Pictures was on our 2009 list of The 25 Most Powerful Books of Past 25 Years.
I'm especially fond of this practical joke idea provided by Blame It On the
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Since Europeans first came to the Americas and the Caribbean, hurricanes have been named using a variety of systems. First they were named after Catholic saints.
Just because something is delicious doesn't always means it can translate well into ice cream form.
The very first Emmy was awarded in 1949 to Shirley Dinsdale, a ventriloquist. That year, she was the Most Outstanding Television Personality.
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I have to say I think ignorance was bliss before I saw these Scanning Electron Microscope pictures of insects and spiders. I'm not sure I ever needed to get that up close and personal!
In honor of the two new shirts added to our store this week — "Rubber Ducky: A Friend When You're in Hot Water" and "Spork: The Other White Utensil" — we