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Daily Quote

“Keep calm and carry on.”


Winston Churchill


Joke of the Day

Who won the race of princesses?


Rapunzel, By a hair!


Fun Fact

Space smells like seared steak.

When you see footage of astronauts floating peacefully in space, do you ever wonder, What do space smells like? Well, according to some former astronauts, space does have a distinct odor that hangs around post-spacewalk. They've described it as "hot metal" or "searing steak."


History Fact

Keys to the VIP

So Stalin has two Nobel Peace nominations, Hitler was a PETA-loving vegetarian, what else can surprise you? Well, Saddam Hussein was given the keys to the city of Detroit in 1980. Look, I don’t make the facts, I just tell them.


Movie/TV Trivia

Saving Private Ryan

Tom Sizemore was battling a drug addiction during production. Steven Spielberg gave him an ultimatum that he would be blood tested on the set every day of filming, and if he failed the test once he would be fired and the part of Horvath would be recast and re-shot with someone else, even if it was at the end of production.


Movie/TV Quote

"A million dollars isn't cool. You know what's cool?"


The Social Network (2010)


Conversation Starter

When was the last time you went to a movie theatre?


Writing Prompt

What Memorable Experiences Have You Had in Learning Science or Math?


Weird Laws

Offensive Gestures and Swearing

SourceKenya and UAE have stringent rules when it comes to offensive gestures and swearing. It is considered illegal to use swear words and make insulting/ rude gestures in public. Hold your tongue when angry or be ready for some prison time or deportation.