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Cops: A police slang term explained

The thing about misinformation is that as long as no one bothers to actually look into the validity of something told to them, the erroneous information simply gets passed on to the next person.  Such is the case with the … Continue reading

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Mistletoe: What’s “up” with that?

The mistletoe, as it turns out, is largely a parasitic plant that can live on its own as a free standing plant but is more often seen tangled within the branches of trees and shrubs. For many cultures throughout history … Continue reading

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How England got its name

It is said that the people of England most likely originated from three groups of people: 1) The Angles who came from Northern Germany 2) The Saxons who came from Lower Saxony in Germany 3) The Jutes from the Jutland … Continue reading

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