"You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over."
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What do you get every time you go grocery shopping?
Joke of the Day
When he proposed to her, she found it very engaging.
Robert Todd Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's son, was in close proximity to three out of four presidential assassinations.
The Moscow Drought
When Russians got lost in the revelry after the defeat of Germany in World War II, Moscow literally ran out of vodka. Considering this is a country that later encouraged citizens to drink vodka to stave off cancer in the aftermath of Chernobyl, I’m shocked.
Every legislator, public officer, and lawyer must take an oath stating that they have not fought a duel with deadly weapons.
Annual U.S. production: 191.3 million pounds
Muenster is actually an American play on a French cheese. Less potent but no less satisfying than its European ancestor, it is made from whole cow’s milk and touts sweet and nutty notes that are comparable to a mild Swiss. It is also known for its pale colour and orange rind, the result of vegetable colouring.
Muenster melts beautifully, making it a great choice for dishes like grilled-cheese sandwiches and quesadillas.
2001: A Space Odyssey
Stanley Kubrick destroyed almost all of his props and sets from 2001: A Space Odyssey because he didn't want them to be used in any lesser science fiction films.
"Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast."
King Kong, 1933
Fun Fact: The King Kong roar was a combination of a lion and tiger's roar combined and played backward very slowly