20th Century Slang People Rarely Use Nowadays
Some words in the English language have barely changed over the course of centuries, whereas others didn’t manage to withstand the test of time. Slang words and phrases are among the least resilient of all.
St. Patrick's Day Quiz: Can You Answer These 15 Questions?
What cultural background was St. Patrick? Irish Irish and Scottish Italian Scottish and Welsh Why is the shamrock used as a symbol for St. Patrick's Day?
Joke: St. Peter and the Politicians
St. Peter was standing at the pearly gates of Heaven When a group of politicians walked up. "Hey Petey, may we come in too Heaven?" asks one jovially. St. Peter replies "Well, we have never had a group of politicians come in to heaven before, let me ask God."
Joke: Haggling With St. Peter
St. Peter approached us and said that we were all too young to die and that for a donation of $50, we could return to the earth. So, of course, I pulled out my wallet and gave him the $50, and the next thing I knew I was back here." "That's amazing!"
These Animals Had a Big Impact on the World...
The Cackling Geese Who Saved Rome The flourishing Roman empire was under attack by the Gauls during the early 4th century BC. They had already defeated the Romans at the Battle of the Allia, and they were now moving in on Rome itself.
The Strange World of Succulents in 21 Photos
For your viewing pleasure, we have collected 21 of the most beautiful and extraordinary succulents in the world. 1. Crassula alstonii Origin: South Africa 2. Rose Succulent Greenovia dodrantalis Origin: Canary Islands Image Source: Boredpanda 3. Echeveria Barbillion Origin: Mexico 4.
Wish Someone a HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY!
Every St. Patrick's Day, I'm reminded of how much happier I am when I am surrounded by friends and family, and how easier it is to celebrate when I'm not alone. So thinking of our readers, we wanted to give you the this opportunity to spread the joy this St. Patrick's Day.
Here's to You and Yours This St. Paddy's Day!
St. Patrick’s Day is upon us! It’s time to put on something green, find a shamrock, grab a Guinness and get celebrating! Here’s to a great St. Paddy’s Day! To send this greeting click here Happy St. Patrick's Day to You and Yours!
12 Images That Show the Incredible Impact of Food on Life
This year there were 24 categories featured, which showcase the extent to which food impacts our lives. When you think of food photography, the first image that comes to mind may be glossy shots of dishes in famed restaurants.
Have One for Me When Celebrating St. Patrick's Day!
Put aside your Lenten abstentions for just one day - St. Patrick's day is here again! And while we all love to get social with a few rounds of beer, it's a great occasion to wish others lots of luck and happiness.
Proof That St. Petersburg is Europe's Prettiest City!
St. Petersburg, Russia’s second largest city after Moscow, is one of the most historical and beautiful cities in the world.
St. Patrick’s Day: 10 Fun Facts about the Green Holiday
Every year on March 17th, people all around the world enjoy St. Patrick’s Day, an Irish feast holiday that celebrates Christianity coming to Ireland. There are parades, dancing, and fiddle music. People partake in drinking Irish beer and whiskey, while wearing green and shamrocks.
10 Things You Might Not Know About St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick’s Day is the one day of the year where everyone is a tiny bit Irish. In fact, almost 12% of Americans claim Irish ancestry and over 80 million people across the globe claim to have an ancestral connection to the ould sod. So, with St.
What a Difference a Century Makes...
The 20th century, and even the beginning of the 21st, have been the most influential times in the history of our race, and have changed the world (for good or bad) we live in, and HOW we live in it. These photos give us a glimpse to just how much has changed in this time.
These Moments Defined America in the 20th Century
Once the door opened, a flood of people came. Individuals who migrated became the advance guard of the Civil Rights movement, shaping American culture from music to sports.
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7 Scenes that Show the Impact Paintings Have on Cinema
Napoleon Bonaparte at St. Helena by Benjamin Haydon (1846?)
The Untamed Beauty of Icelandic Horses in 21 Art Photos
This is probably why so many people are captivated and inspired by the image of a horse roaming through the fields. One of such people is professional photographer Liga Liepina , who has been fascinated by horses since her very childhood.
21 Nifty Inventions for a Nifty Home
There are a million ways to make your home more interesting and stylish, here are 21 new innovations and design ideas that may point you in the right direction!
This Irish Corned Beef Dish Is Perfect for St. Paddy's Day
Perfect for St. Paddy's Day or any old weeknight meal, this corned beef and cabbage dish can be made with next to no effort. Even better, it can be made in your slow cooker, simmering away to complete perfection and saving you some serious work.
These 21 Acts of Kindness will Brighten Your Day
There are many times when life gets us down, and even though it may feel as though sometimes people are out to get you, there are plenty more who would help if you stumbled. These 21 random acts of kindness show how complete strangers help others in need for no reason at all.
Make Some Tasty Irish Soda Bread This St. Patrick's Day
If you really want to impress your friends and family this St. Patrick’s Day, why don’t you make some traditional Irish soda bread? This bread is extremely easy to pull together and requires no yeast (meaning it can be made last minute).
Hair Tutorial, the 18th Century Edition
They are so elaborate, yet decades ago people really did use to wear their hair that way. This fascinating video follows a step-by-step hair tutorial from a 1782 guide book. No detail was skipped, and it's hilarious.
Iconic Images From The 20th Century
The 20th century is undoubtedly one of the most amazing periods of our race . In those 100 years, we went from horses to cars, from mail to email, from dream to radio and television, movies and video games.