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Bombastic Little Creep

This character’s creator described him as “insufferable”, and called him a “detestable, bombastic, tiresome, ego-centric little creep”. On August 6…

Flash’em Poker

In Texas Hold’em Poker, which hand is known as ‘six tits’?

Glory and Sadness, Beauty and Pain

X is a song written by Y and famously covered by Z. Time Magazine’s Josh Tyrangiel described it thus:


May be harmful if inhaled or swallowed

In the book “The World of _____” by Bennett Alan Weinberg and Bonnie K Bealer, there is a photograph of…

11 July, 2007

“Aw, shut up, ya bilge rat”

Question by Samrat Sengupta

Her first words to her future husband, spoken in 1929 after being discovered as a Stowaway were “Aw, shut up, ya bilge rat”. In February 1999, after a 70-year courtship, she finally said “ I do.” Who?

Errata: Profuse apologies—an absent-minded error led to our giving the wrong answer below. The answer is not Minnie Mouse. Sorry for this!