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Adolph Hitler, one of the worst people in history, was taking crystal meth during at least one rant-filled meeting with Il Duce. The führer’s drug use is the subject of a new documentary from Britain’s Channel 4. ”Hitler’s Hidden Drug Habit: A Secret History,” relies on diaries and medical journals to tell the story of Hitler […] [Read More]
When Anna Stoehr went to join Facebook and plug in her date of birth, she faced a problem. Her birth year wasn’t available in the pull down menu. That’s because Stoehr of Plainview, Minn., is 113 years old and she was born in 1900. The earliest date you can choose on Facebook is 1905 and […] [Read More]
There are words that you just don’t say in specific situations. “Fire” in a crowded theater, “bomb” in the TSA line, “gun” near a presidential motorcade and “news” when preceded by “Fox” and followed by “network.” The newest word to enter the lexicon of “Don’t say this out loud, you bonehead, especially in a 767 […] [Read More]
In the age of social media, everyone has a record of the evolution of their life – there’s even an app that creates a diary of daily “selfies.” But before all this technology, some people were doing it the old-school way. One of those people was photographer Nicholas Nixon. Nixon took a portrait of his […] [Read More]
If you were wondering, Red Bull doesn’t give you wings. Red Bull GmbH — the makers of the popular energy drinks — had to clarify this fact in court. This week, the company settled two class action lawsuits over false advertising. Consumers argued they were misled by the product’s slogan “Red Bull gives you wings.” […] [Read More]