Thomas Jefferson wrote parts of the Declaration of Independence in a Philadelphia tavern.
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Everyone has pet peeves but … why? Evolutionarily speaking, that is. What is it that bugs us most as humans, and why is it that we find what we do "annoying"?
Apparently it’s Buildings of New York Appreciation Week here in the Quick 10.
1. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway spans 253 acres and includes a golf course.
YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.
You know her name. You've seen her signature red ribbon. And even though you're curious, you've never had the courage to learn more because you're not a seven-year old girl.
Now that LinkedIn has taken the plunge and gone public, the company is valued at approximately 45 times the amount of revenue it generates annually—meaning there is a bit of a disconnect between its e
In this nerdy three-minute Star Wars mashup, footage from Star Wars is mixed with audio from a film called "Who's Right?" which in turn is based on a 1948 book entitled Marriage for Mod
Please note that Day 5 will appear on Tuesday next week, not
A 1989 Washington Post poll revealed that only nine percent of Americans could correctly identify William Rehnquist as the Chief Justice of the United States.
The NBA Finals are set, with Dallas heading to Miami for Game 1 on Tuesday.
Last night a young gentleman from Deal Park, New Jersey, appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to show off his amazing memory. Wearing our Simple as 3.141592...
Dairy Princess is Lactose-intolerant
Laurel Gordon holds the title of Grays Harbor County's Dairy Ambassador and is competing for the post of Washington State Dairy Ambassador for the coming yea
I love this cover for a fictional (as in does-not-exist fictional) book from comic artist Lucas Adams. Sort of an existential nihilist kids' book -- my favorite
Just because you disagree with a war doesn't lessen the sacrifice made by the families of those who gave their lives during that war in service of their country.