Butter substitute, Oleo Margarine over the years has been controversial and sometimes regulated. Color was regulated in some places.
This article provides a list of famous or infamous hoaxes, emphasizing events of a paranormal or cryptozoological nature, and also suggests scientific explanations when possible.
There are many unsolved mysteries in Alaska. Yet, nothing is more mysterious and tragic as the unexplained disappearances of 24 people in the town of Nome over a period of time. How did they vanish?
Linen is a fabric made from the flax plant and has been used for tens of thousands of years to make garments, bedding, sails and more. Linen is cool, durable and practical, easy to sew and launder.
We have a whole slew of issues. What are the things we need to think about? How can we be great again? Should we even try?
Daylight savings time has a long history.Does it really result in saving or is it just an annoyance?
The Battle for Hue, Tet 1968 was the attack on the old Imperial capital of Hue by forces of the North Vietnamese Army and South Vietnamese insurgents of the National Liberation Front during the Tet Offensive. The Communist forces hoped a...
Americans, or maybe people generally, have a fascination with outlaws and gangsters. Even though gangsters are horrible, because they are violent and do destructive things, we still seem to like their colorful gangster names, their style and the...
Pie in the face or pieing, which started the 1890s as a slapstick comedy routine, has evolved to political statements, to pieing for a good cause.
The Columbian Exposition honored Columbus's Voyages to the New World beginning in 1492. It did so with electricity, other inventions, fast food, giant cheeses, and belly dancing. Unfortunately, it also did so with murders...