Back in the pre-internet days, a prankster – let alone a good one – was hard to find. This article is about one legendary prankster who lives on in infamy. His name was Horace de Vere Cole, and he was a very bored Irish-born Englishman who got up to no good!
August is the eighth month of the Gregorian calendar. For most in the northern hemisphere it is the hottest month and the best time for harvesting what we sowed in spring. For those in the southern hemisphere spring is just around the corner. Here are 20 facts all about August.
Colorado, also known as the “Centennial State” was the 38th state to join the United States of America. Colorado is big on everything - huge mountains, hot springs and certainly big on history. Check out much more with these 15 totally cool facts all about Colorado.
There were many infamous members of the Nazi Party, including the well-known member Hermann Göring, head of the Luftwaffe and Hitler's designated successor. But we're here today for the facts about his anti-Nazi brother, Albert Göring.
Cuba, although small, is the largest island in the Caribbean. Until the early 2000s it was isolated from the rest of the world before becoming a tourist hot-spot. Cuba has incredible diversity from landscapes to animals. Check out these 10 crazy facts about this incredible place.
July is the seventh month of the Gregorian calendar. Like all other months, July has a pretty storied history, so let's take a look at the origins of the month, the interesting observances it has, and some significant points in history which happened to fall in July!
June 27 is officially National Sunglasses Day. It's the perfect day for taking a few selfies and hash-tagging for a like or two, but, it’s not all about style. National Sunglasses Day is also about spreading awareness on a very important issue…
Nicknamed the “Sunshine state”, Florida was the 27th state to join the United States of America on March 3, 1845. It has a population of 21.3 million people, making it the 3rd most populous state. Let’s take a closer look at what really makes Florida the place it is today.
June 21st marks the celebration of International T-shirt day! This yearly celebration of T-shirts started back in 2008. Find out more about this special day & learn more about the history of t-shirts!
Although this sounds like a completely made up war, the Great Emu War was completely real - and you'd be shocked to find out who won! Check out the facts behind this bizarre war and how it ended up getting solved.
Flags around the world are about much more than simply identifying which country they belong to. Do you ever wonder what the colors, shapes and patterns mean on flags? Here are 10 fascinating facts about the flags of the world you should really know.
June is the 6th month of the Gregorian calendar. It represents the longest days of sunlight for those in the northern hemisphere and the shortest for those in the southern hemisphere. Let’s delve deeper and see what makes June so special with these 20 juicy facts.