Obama Warns Against 'Crude' Nationalism
U.S. President Barack Obama says there is a need to guard against the rise of a "crude sort of nationalism" in the future. His response came after he was ask...
Crocodile Tears - Crocodile Facts
Crocodile tears find out the meaning and origin of this popular saying.
The Most Important WikiLeaks Revelation Isn’t About Hillary Clinton
What John Podesta’s emails from 2008 reveal about the way power works in the Democratic Party.
Clinton Foundation Donors Include Dozens Of Media Organizations, Individuals
NBC Universal, News Corporation and Bloomberg L.P. are among more than a dozen media organizations that have made charitable contributions to the Clinton Foundation in recent years, the foundation's r...
Clinton Asks Romney’s Allies For Cash To Stop Trump
Republicans urged to join ‘Together for America Finance Council’ to defeat the GOP nominee.
Bahrain's Prince Met With Clinton After Donating $32 Million To Her Foundation
State Department emails reveal that the Crown Prince of Bahrain was given an audience with then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton after he donated $32 million
FBI Uncovers 14,900 More Documents In Clinton Email Probe
The 14,900 Clinton documents are nearly 50 percent more than the roughly 30,000 emails that Clinton’s lawyers deemed work-related and returned to the department in December 2014. The State Department ...
Clinton Foundation To Restrict Foreign, Corporate Donations If Hillary Clinton Wins
The Clinton Foundation announced on Thursday that it would no longer accept donations from corporations or foreign entities if Hillary Clinton is elected president.
Smallest Rube Goldberg machine: Seiko sets world record - YouTube
TOKYO, Japan -- Seiko used 1,200 mechanical watch parts—some smaller than one millimeter in size—to construct an incredibly intricate and elegant Rube Goldbe...
A Citizens' Tribunal Will Investigate Monsanto For "Crimes Against Nature And Humanity"
Agrochemical giant Monsanto will be investigated by a tribunal of environmentalists, activists, and scientists in The Hague, Netherlands, next year, against charges of "ecocide". The citizens' trial w...
Advertising slogans
Advertising slogans are short, memorable groups of words used in advertising campaigns. The advertising phrases are means of drawing attention to one distinctive feature (an aspect of a product). The ...
English proverbs
A proverb (from Latin: proverbium) is a simple and concrete saying, popularly known and repeated, that expresses a truth based on common sense or the practical experience of humanity. They are oft...
English proverbs - Wikipedia
Said the actress to the bishop
"Said the actress to the bishop" is an informal (and usually vulgar) exclamation, said for humour in the form of a punch line after an inadvertent double entendre. The equivalent phrase in North Amer...
Middle of the road (music)
Middle of the road (MOR) music is a commercial radio format (rather than a musical genre) which encompasses several styles. MOR music is broadly popular music; generally, it is strongly melodic and of...
Crocodile Tears - Crocodile Facts
Crocodile tears find out the meaning and origin of this popular saying.
Bed of roses
Bed of roses is an English expression, which means an easy and peaceful life. Most likely based on a rose representing happiness and love, so a bed of roses would represent a very happy life, e.g., "J...
Bed of roses - Wikipedia
Pull my finger
Pull my finger is a joke or prank regarding flatulence in which a mark is asked to pull the finger of the joker, who simultaneously expresses gas in an unsavoury fashion so as to suggest a causal rela...
The Roast Beef of Old England
"The Roast Beef of Old England" is an English patriotic ballad. It was written by Henry Fielding for his play The Grub-Street Opera, which was first performed in 1731. The lyrics were added to over th...
The Roast Beef of Old England - Wikipedia
Agree to disagree
The term "agree to disagree" or "agreeing to disagree" is a phrase in English referring to the resolution of a conflict (usually a debate or quarrel) whereby all parties tolerate but do not accept the...
A Citizens' Tribunal Will Investigate Monsanto For "Crimes Against Nature And Humanity"
Agrochemical giant Monsanto will be investigated by a tribunal of environmentalists, activists, and scientists in The Hague, Netherlands, next year, against charges of "ecocide". The citizens' trial w...
North Briton
A North Briton is a term used for a person from North Britain, the northern parts of the islands of Great Britain. The adjective form of the name is North British. It is most commonly associated with ...
Forked tongue
A forked tongue is a tongue split into two distinct tines at the tip; this is a feature common to many species of reptiles. Reptiles smell using the tip of their tongue, and a forked tongue allows the...
Forked tongue - Wikipedia
Inherently funny word
An inherently funny word is a word which can be found amusing without any given context, for reasons ranging from onomatopoeia to phonosemantics. Such words have been used by a range of influential ...