The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
Flossy reader Margaret sent in this great link: "Have you ever seen a period film and thought, 'that costume looks familiar'?
"Look Ma, there's a wild animal in the backyard!
We usually take Sundays off around here, but not this weekend. That's because Sunday is October 10, 2010—or 10.10.10.
Do you guys think it’s wrong to dress my four-month-old up and go trick-or-treating this year? Even if she has a really sweet costume?
You probably know Henry Kissinger as a Nobel Peace Prize winner and former National Security Advisor and Secretary of State.
NFL WEEK FIVE:
Woody ended last week with an even 7-7 record, correctly choosing the Rams in an upset, but blanking by choosing the Dolphins on MNF.
Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
Swordfish Used as a Weapon
Two men in Colac, Victoria, Australia were injured during a drunken brawl at a private home.
Poor Lola. She hinted yesterday that this week's Brain Game rotation had been sports-heavy. And you know what? She's absolutely right.
Ten Inventions That Inadvertently Transformed Warfare.
Ah, the wonderful world of Lego.
You may not have even realized these 10 books had subtitles.
Our check engine light is on. From roughly 9-10 tonight, the entire site will be down for scheduled maintenance.
The brain child of George Lerner, who invented the famous spud toy back in 1949, Mr. Potato head was first put out by Hasbro in 1952, but only the parts, not the body!