Fun Fact of the Day: Backpacks are far better for you than suitcases or purses.
On this Day in History in 1595: Astronomer Johannes Kepler has an epiphany and develops his theory of the geometrical basis of the universe.
Fun Fact of the Day: That white spot at the base of your toenails (and fingernails) shaped like a half-moon is called the “lunule”, a name that comes from the Latin word for “moon”.
On this Day in History: Some group of peoples were persecuted, some Pope did something, something was discovered, politicians lied, the general populace were fucked over by some douche bag in power, and they liked it, because they have no backbone.
Fun Fact of the Day: Words like “shit,” “ass,” and “fart” are over 1000 years old. They (or, rather, their predecessors) were used by the Anglo-Saxons, albeit with less offensive meanings.
On this Day in History in 1896: Ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game.