Let's look at three of history's most famous hand gestures, where they originated, and what they initially meant.
Is Babe Ruth Responsible for the Pinstripes on the Yankees’ Uniform?
Rumor has it that the New York Yankees added their famous pinstripes to make Babe Ruth look thinner.
So, How Did Vincent van Gogh Actually Lose His Ear?
Some theories say that Vincent van Gogh's famous ear cutting may not have been an act of self-injury at all.
3 Sports That Haven’t Manged to Make the Olympic Cut…Yet
Though these sports may have countless participants and fans around the world, they still haven't made their way into the ultimate competition: the Olympics. Let's take a look..
3 of the Most-Watched Television Events in History
These iconic events were broadcast on television and helped shape us as a culture and a society.
The Long & Flavorful History of Restaurants
One of the earliest examples of restaurant culture around the world started many centuries ago.
3 of Hollywood’s Most Rebellious Women
Along with expectations comes rebellion. These Hollywood "bad girls" found themselves repeatedly amid scandal.
From Their Name to Their Principles – The History of London Bobbies
In London, they call their policemen "Bobby." What is the origin of the term? Let's find out!
Female Surfers Have Been Riding Waves Since the 17th Century
While Christian missionaries tried to suppress surfing in the 1800s, a Hawaiian princess helped bring it back!
What’s Hiding Behind Mona Lisa’s Smile?
Mona Lisa is famous for her smile. But have you ever noticed all the other gloomy things about the star of the portrait?