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13 Rules Regarding Proper Email Etiquette from Around the World
Keep these quirks and customs in mind when messaging people from other cultures.... READ ON
Food
9 Things You Might Not Know About Peet's Coffee
Peet's founder launched the American gourmet coffee industry in California 50 years ago.... READ ON
Food
TGI Fridays's Origin Story: A Pioneering Singles Bar
The restaurant chain was intended to be “a cocktail party you didn’t need an invitation to."... READ ON
News
Maryland May Soon Be Home to a New Guinness Brewery 
It would be Guinness's first U.S. brewery in more than 60 years.... READ ON
Big Question
Why Are McDonald's McFlurry Machines Always Down?
A possible explanation for why your local McDonald's can't serve up the soft-serve treat.... READ ON
Food
McDonald's Is Giving Away 10,000 Bottles of Its Famous 'Special Sauce'
We're loving it.... READ ON
Food
9 Fun Facts About Fruit Roll-Ups
The strawberry ones were actually made with pear concentrate.... READ ON
Pizza
Rose Totino, Patron Genius of Frozen Pizza
Say a thanks for Rose. Frozen pizza used to taste terrible. Then this sweetly badass nonna fixed it.... READ ON
List
11 Businesses You Might Not Know Were Started By Women
Your favorite soy sauce brand was founded by a samurai widow.... READ ON
Fun
Meet the 7-Year-Old Boy Who Runs His Own Recycling Business
Ryan Hickman's business, “Ryan’s Recycling," has recycled approximately 200,000 cans and bottles.... READ ON
Food
11 Hulking Facts About Green Giant
The Jolly Green Giant wasn't always green.... READ ON
Food
This Start-Up Fits a Whole Farm in a Box
If the holiday season has taught us anything, it’s that you can fit just about anything in a box—including the makings of a two-acre farm.... READ ON
Books
15 Studious Facts About CliffsNotes
A real bookworm named Clifton started the popular (and oft-banned) study guides nearly 60 years ago.... READ ON
List
15 Broad-Brimmed Facts About Stetson Hats
Everyone from John Wayne to John Travolta has given the brand a boost.... READ ON
History
Maine Man: The Story of L.L. Bean and His Company
It all started with a man who was tired of wet feet.... READ ON
Food
10 Thirst-Quenching Facts about San Pellegrino
The sparkling water brand boomed almost immediately.... READ ON

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