"General" Custer wasn't a general at the time of his death at Little Big Horn. He was promoted to Brevet General during the Civil War, which was basically a temporary promotion. After the war, he was reverted back to his true rank of Lieutenant Colonel, the rank he held when he was killed.
Olympic curling may have drawn you in, but how well do you know the sport’s unique jargon? To us, the curling lexicon often sounds like it could have been lifted directly out of the rulebook for Harry Potter’s favorite game, Quidditch. How well can you tell the difference?
This year marks the 80th anniversary of what has been considered the best cookbook ever published. The Joy of Cooking covers everything from eggs to rabbit, with plenty of helpful information for aspiring chefs or inexperienced cooks. With a little help from TheJoyKitchen.com, we're putting your knowledge of the cookbook and the information within to the test -- how much can you remember about The Joy of Cooking?
DID YOU KNOW? Marlon Brando hated memorizing lines so much that he posted cue cards everywhere to help him get through scenes.
He even asked for lines to be written on an actress's posterior. (That request was denied.)