According to Peter Francese, a demographic and consumer markets expert, Baby Boomers were the first named generation to exist.... READ ON
Reading about the theories behind the Seventh-Inning Stretch's origin story might take longer than the stretch itself.... READ ON
The chemical symbol for oxygen is O. Makes sense. Calcium gets repped by a Ca. Sounds good. Hydrogen? H. Cobalt? Co. Lithium? Li. With you so far. Lead? Pb. Stop the presses!... READ ON
Reader Scott from Vermont wrote to ask, “Why did the Nazis adopt the ancient sacred symbol of the swastika as their emblem?”... READ ON
This Sunday, Broadway will gather to award 2013’s best actors, plays, and musicals at the annual Tony Awards. And if you’re a fan of Broadway, you’ve probably wondered: Who is the Tony guy these awards are named after, anyway?... READ ON
The dot of the letter "i" is called a tittle.