The phrase “as American as apple pie” describes something or someone that is typical of the U.S. or the people of the U.S., so is a first-place apple pie then even more American than just any ordinary everyday apple pie? 348 more words
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The Knight Rider Z-car!
Looks like the Korean KO manufacturers have done it again to the gestalts, this time with a Santa Clause-y redeco of Stunticon Motormaster and a Banana Republican version of Protectobot Streetwise, all under the watchful eye of Michael Knight. 19 more words
A five-year-old B.C. girl is being hailed as a hero for helping save her mother and baby brother’s lives following a car crash in which she hiked barefoot up a steep embankment to flag down a passerby for help. 749 more words
Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Chris Hadfield, and now . . . Japanese whisky?
The whisky will soon join an illustrious list of explorers, as Japan’s Suntory brewing company announced on Friday that it will send alcoholic beverages into space. 206 more words
MAHWAH, N.J. – Police say they’ve arrested one of two men who made off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees filling ATMs mistakenly left it on a northern New Jersey lawn. 96 more words