Butter substitute, Oleo Margarine over the years has been controversial and sometimes regulated. Color was regulated in some places.
Daylight savings time has a long history.Does it really result in saving or is it just an annoyance?
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?
All of the thirteen original colonies, at one time or another operated legally run lotteries. Over the years, the scandals and cheating that became associated with these lotteries forced ruling officials to enact anti-lottery laws. By 1860...
The Hollow Earth concept has remained the most closely guarded secret to the true nature of our existence on planet Earth for thousands of years, read this article to learn WHY?
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...
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.
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.
Byron Hot Springs was a playground and spa for the ultra-wealthy of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. People came from all over the country, and especially from Hollywood to "take the waters" and indulge themselves.
What is “anime”? I asked myself this as I came across this subject as my research project. “Anime is an English name for the style of art and animation developed by (but no longer exclusively produced by) the Japanese. The word "Anime" is just...