"Only your compassion and your loving kindness are invincible, and without limit."
Thich Nhat Hanh
I thought about going on an all-almond diet… But that's just nuts!
North Korea and Cuba are the only places you can't buy Coca-Cola.
No matter where you go, it's comforting to know you can always enjoy a Coca-Cola. Well, almost anywhere. While this fizzy drink is sold practically everywhere, it still hasn't (officially) made its way to North Korea or Cuba, according to the BBC. That's because these countries are under long-term U.S. trade embargoes.
However, some folks say you might be able to snag a sip of the stuff if you try hard enough (although it'll typically be a lot more expensive than what you would pay in the states—and probably imported from a neighboring country such as Mexico or China).
4% of the Normandy beaches is made up of shrapnel from the D-Day Landings.
Bombs were dropped by the Allies on the Axis powers as part of the prelude to the Normandy landings.
Scientists have studied the sand on the beaches of Normandy and they’ve found microscopic bits of smoothed down shrapnel from the landings.
They estimate that, within 150 years, the beach will have fully lost any remaining shrapnel to rust and erosion.
Within’ three days, The Hunger Games became the highest grossing film for Lionsgate Movies.
"Nice is different than good."
Into the Woods
Which recent news story is the most interesting?