Spite houses are structures that have been built (or in some cases modified) to annoy others. In some cases, they serve no other purpose--they're simply meant to disturb the n…eighbors.
For example, the famous Plum Island Pink House in Newbury( Full Answer )
The Mandela Effect is a phenomenon in which a large group of people collectively misremember something. Writer Fiona Broome coined the term "Mandela effect" on her website of …the same name.
"Nelson Mandela died in prison, long before his lo( Full Answer )
Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSP) is clinically known as factitious disorder by proxy. It occurs when a caregiver deliberately makes someone in their care ill, or prompts the…m to display symptoms of an imaginary illness. In a typical case, the careg( Full Answer )
Saint Patrick St Patrick was a Roman Englishman who introduced
Christianity to Ireland.
The man himself, St. Patrick, was born in Wales in 385 AD (His
given name was Maew…yn).
St. Patrick spent thirty years building and setting up ( Full Answer )
The Ides of March is a day on the Roman calendar, observed on the March 15th of each year. The Ancient Romans believed that the 15th day of every month was noteworthy. We wo…n't get into their calendar-keeping too much, but here's the simple versi( Full Answer )
Pi Day is celebrating the mathematical constant π (pi). It is officially observed on March 14, 3/14 being the first three digits of the numerical value pi. It can also be cel…ebrated on March 4 - when 14% of the month of March has passed. Pi Approxi( Full Answer )
It's hard to address this question definitively-but we're certainly going to try. Merriam-Webster defines a sandwich as "two or more slices of bread or a split roll having a …filling in between." A hot dog certainly fits every part of that descri( Full Answer )
Benjamin Franklin first thought of the idea to have the opportunity
to have another hour during the day to enjoy the sunny summer
afternoons by moving our clocks an hour for…ward in the spring and
to give the farmers more sunlight to farm. It( Full Answer )
Each year, International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8. The holiday recognizes the importance of women's social and cultural contributions. According to most historian…s, International Women's Day-originally called "National Woman's Day"( Full Answer )
I believe the term you are looking for is "Lactose Intolerant." This is when your body is unable to metabolize, or tolerate, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products ca…lled Lactose... ( Full Answer )
Fat Tuesday, also known as Mardi Gras is an unofficial celebration that is generally recognized by those of the Catholic denomination of Christianity, or by any other group th…at fasts for Lent during that same time (this would exclude the Eastern and( Full Answer )
A sport that includes marching in different formations on a field to music both music and marching are done by band members. Marching bands also are in parades and play at foo…tball games and during halftime at football games. They also go to marching( Full Answer )
Well, the first article to tie the two works together was a piece called "The Dark Side Of The Rainbow," written in August 1995 by Charles Savage of The Fort Wayne Journal Gaz…ette. He noted that starting the Pink Floyd album during the first roar ( Full Answer )
Francis Scott Key penned the words to our national anthem while watching the British naval attack on Baltimore\'s Fort McHenry in the War of 1812. Key turned them into a poem,… "The Defense of Fort McHenry." which he published in 1814. It was( Full Answer )
Dr. Seuss is one pen name for Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904-1991), a renowned writer of children's books. He received a special Pulitzer Prize in 1984 for his work in the field. …His books are known by millions worldwide and continue to be popular. Dr.( Full Answer )
After years of Playing in pain due to all the leg injuries, Mickey called it quits after the 1968 season. When Mickey Mantle retired he was third on the all time list for …Home runs with 536 behind Babe Ruth 714, and Willie Mays 583.( Full Answer )
Scientifically, no a strawberry is not a berry. A berry is classified as a fruit that is entirely produced from one ovary of the plant. However, the flesh of a strawberry is p…artially created by the tissue adjacent to the ovaries thus meaning it is a( Full Answer )
From the time of his arrest to his execution Ted Bundy had been studied by the best, had been tested, probed, x-rayed ect. and the conclusion was he was as sane as anybody els…e. What Bundy had is called a personality disorder, not a mental illness. B( Full Answer )
On 4 September 2006, Steve Irwin was filming an underwater documentary off the Great Barrier Reef, when he was fatally pierced in the heart by a stingray barb. He pulled out t…he barb himself. It has been said that, had he left it there, he would not ( Full Answer )
No, Pokemon GO itself is not dangerous. Paying attention to your
phone instead of your surroundings is dangerous, especially while
driving. Going to dangerous places and tresp…assing is dangerous,
and you shouldn't do either one, even if you might( Full Answer )
The timeworn and pedestrian answer is simply "to get to the other
Here are some creative and original answers:
The chicken crossed the road. This fact is rarely dis…puted.
But why did the chicken cross the road? No entirely satisf( Full Answer )
Zeus was believed by the Ancient Greeks to be one of the Olympian gods, and all the Olympian gods lived on Mt. Olympus. There were twelve Olympians. They were: Zeus, Poseidon,… Hera, Demeter, Aphrodite, Ares, Hephaestus, Apollo, Artemis, Dionysus, Her( Full Answer )
I would assume it is a species trait Answer: In inventing languages for aliens in movies, writers often follow the language patterns in other Earth languages ( for example Kli…ngon is in the word and case format of Swahili and Spock talks in Vulcan wh( Full Answer )
Peanuts are sometimes used in dynamite, in the form of peanut oil.
Some manufacturers use it to make glycerol, which is an ingredient
of nitroglycerine, although it is not an… essential ingredient.
Glycerol can be made without peanut oil as well.( Full Answer )
sandwichSnacks that start with the letter s:
Snickers candy bar
Strawberries, star fruit, saltines, sliced squash and ranch dip, sweet potato c…hips, salami and sourdough mini sandwiches, sugar cookies, SkittlesSm( Full Answer )