In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.
The Federal Writers' Project produced upwards of 275 books, 700 pamphlets, and 340 articles, leaflets, and radio scripts. Here are a few famous writers who contributed.
Love cats? Then this poster is for you.
These television shows were so popular that they got adapted for new countries and cultures.
Sometimes, thanks to rarity, historical happenstance, or minting or printing errors, our cash is worth more than its face value. Occasionally, a lot more.
Neither rain, nor sleet, nor gloom of night will keep the post office from delivering the mail. And neither will chicken scratch.
Louis Pasteur once proclaimed, “Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.” It turns out he was right (in moderation, of course.) Bottoms up!
Sometimes, evolution has a field day. Invertebrates don’t come much wilder than squids, yet most people have only ever heard of the “giant” variety.
Here are just a few of the famous Americans with Mayflower passengers in their family trees.
Not the micro kind that are running your computer but the potato, corn, and tortilla kind whose crumbs are all over your keyboard.
These celebrities have stepped up to the mic to record a few moments of words on fancy cars, cozy restaurants, and even toilet paper.