Occasionally, students at various high schools or colleges have engaged in violent or destructive riots. Common rioting activities include the burning of furniture or cars, rallying noisily in the streets, hazing(throwing pennies/attacking freshmen) and/or vandalizing the school of the opponents. Schools generally denounce these activities. Link
Jumping from the bridge has resulted in serious injury in the past yet there are still people who insist on climbing the barriers and leaping into the water, causing injury. Link
In Roald Dahl’s book Going Solo, he and several other characters speculate on how nice it would be to own a zorse, although they admit it would be difficult to train. Link
Zebra (stallion) + horse (mare): zorse, zebra mule, zebrule or golden zebra Zebra (stallion) + pony (mare): zony Zebra (stallion) + Shetland pony (mare): zetland Zebra (stallion) + any ass species (jenny): zebrass Zebra (stallion) + donkey (jenny): zedonk, zeedonk, zonkey, zebronkey, zebadonk Zebra (mare) + donkey (jack): zebret, zebrinny Zebra (mare) + horse (stallion): hebra, horbra ...
Codpieces figure prominently in the six Star Wars movies. Link, Thanks for the tip Gizzmonic
Catherine I of Russia
She died just two years after Peter, at age 43, in St. Petersburg, where she was buried at St. Peter and St. Paul Fortress. It is not known what caused her early demise. Though many postulate twenty years of relentless child bearing, hard drinking, venereal disease, and consumption took their toll on Russia’s first sovereign empress. Link
A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle
Selected themes and content Jean The Thistle Robert Burns 1926 General Strike Sexual Reproduction (Science) Undersea Life Bannockburn and Flodden Link
On 19 August 1980 a nine-week-old girl named Azaria Chamberlain was captured by a dingo near the Uluru and killed. Her mother was suspected and convicted of murder. Four years later she was released from prison when the jacket of the baby was found in a dingo den and the mother was therefore found innocent. This incident caused much outcry for and against the dingoes. Link
Da Vinci's Notebook
Enormous Penis is often wrongly assumed to be a Frank Zappa song. Link; thanks to Jedzz for the tip.
They are a hearty, heavy food that can be eaten while active or mobile. Link
During Season 2, Ray, Doug’s father, tries to reconcile with his estranged son. Doug has difficulty reconnecting with the man who abandoned him and his mother. Ray has made something of himself by owning a very ritzy hotel in Chicago, and Doug lets his guard down a little, but is disappointed yet again when his father offers to take him to a Bulls game and then stands him up. Doug later...
Togolese hip hop
Teenagers have their own hip hop communities governed by talented designers who impose the hip hop style in the cities. The two main designers are EFA DK who is Orcyno’s brother and personal designer and WELFON. EFA DK created a sports wear universe since 1999 added by a special Togolese touch with traditional clothing. WELFON is more based on maintaining the unity with the idea he got in 2005 to...
List of helicopter prison escapes
The Get Along Gang
Leland Lizard (David A. Thomas) (Nicky Katt) - Catchum’s dopey sidekick, who was sometimes not as dumb as he looked. Link
Siege of Pueblo de Taos
On February 3, Price entered Taos where he found the rebels well entrenched at the frotified native Pueblo “next to the opposite side of town” (what does this mean?). Link
Premier of Quebec
The Premiers of Quebec are elected since the application of the ministry responsibility principle. This principle exists from the convention, since the ‘Loi Constitutionelle de 1867’ (Constitutional Law of 1867) doesn’t mention it. Link
Wawa (convenience store)
In the summer of 2008, Wawa introduced a special on their hoagie line called “Hoagiefest”, which offered a price reduction on four selected varieties of their “Shorti” size hoagies, each variety on sale for a two-week period in an eight-week rotation. The Hoagiefest ad campaign relied on a style very reminiscent of The Beatles, using 1960s psychedelic imagery and songs....
During the conversation, Yellin explained that she was enclosed in a special tent with 35 high-definition cameras that were filming her in a 360-degree fashion. However, her appearance of standing in the room was merely added for television audiences much like a blue screen projection, with Blitzer simply looking at a monitor showing her presence. Calling this technique...
Joanna of Castile
The early stages of Joanna and Philip’s relationship were quite passionate, and the feeling was mutual. However, as time passed, the two began to realize how different their personalities were. Philip was threatened by his wife’s loyalty to all things Spanish - especially her parents’ politics. Juana did not like the way Philip bossed her around, and his...
One Russian moose researcher had also previously tried to make moose cheese, but he stated that, due to the milk’s high protein content, the cheese became hard far too quickly. He was not aware of any attempts to make moose ice cream. Link
List of 2 Stupid Dogs episodes
Title: Accident in the City Summary: Little Dog gets hit by a truck. Link
Pack burro racing
There are two legends concerning the beginning of these burro races. The first states that the races began when two miners found gold in the same location at the same time and had to race back to town to get to the claims office first. Because they could not ride the burros (the burros were either too small or loaded down with supplies), the miners were forced to run, leading the burros. The...
In The Spy Who Loved Me (film), James Bond skis off a cliff in “Switzerland” and opens his parachute at the last second when he is out of view of his attackers. He later drives off a pier, in a “Lotus Esprit” modified by Q, to evade a helicopter flown by Stromberg’s assistant Naomi, and kills her by destroying the helicopter with a “surface to air...
In 1972, it was the sixth-best-selling sedative in the USA, where it was legally under the brand name Quaalude; at that time “luding out” was a popular college pastime. Link; thanks to Angela S. for the tip
The event is known for an excessive number of intoxicated fans in attendance, an increasing number of women exposing themselves (above the waist and below), and an excessive amount of profanity from fans. Many of the contestants in recent years were sponsored by local strip clubs and those clubs also add to the debauchery in the stands. Local veterinarian, St. George Hunt, and brother of...
List of Star Wars races (K–O)
Barada M’Beg signed a treaty so that Klatooinians will be slaves of the Hutts forever. After defeating Xim, Klatooinians still serve the Hutts. Most of their children are named Barada to honor Barada M’Beg. Link
List of Care Bear Cousins
Lotsa Heart Elephant Some people argued that he is a female because of his pinkness and his voice. In Care Bears The Movie, Cozy Heart Penguin refers to Lotsa Heart Elephant as a female. Others argue that Lotsa Heart’s gender could have been changed to a male in the later movies and television series. Link
Lani’s make-up for Crais took an hour to apply, which is a standard time for any actor on camera. Lani was trained to work without using a microphone at the theatre, which is standard for any theatre actor. Link
The Keebler Elves are an important part of the Keebler business. The first elf was created obese, but that didn’t go well with the press, so they made him an anorexic old man instead. Other elves were Fryer Tuck (who promoted “Munch-ems”), Zoot and J.J. (known for Pizzarias), Ernie’s mother Ma Keebler, young Elmer Keebler, Buckets (who threw fudge on the cookies), Fast...
The Wizard of Id
Rodney’s nose used to be markedly larger—about twice the size of most other characters’ noses—but in current strips his nose is about the same size as everyone else’s, which dampens jokes about his nose. Link
Nebraska State Capitol
The Nebraska State Capitol is the heaviest building in Lincoln, Nebraska, and the heaviest capitol building of any sort in North America. Link
Retired soldier and single parent, John Matrix was a soldier of the US Army Special Forces operator Colonel who once led an elite unit. He left the service to live in a secluded mountain home with his daughter Jenny. Unbeknownst to Matrix, the members of his former unit are being killed one by one, first Lawson then Forrestal and finally Bennett. Link
On January 14, 2009, on FOX’s The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet, Brissette appeared in-studio as a guest for a “Where Are They Now?” segment which updated her activities, where previously unbeknownst to her, Small Wonder co-stars Dick Christie, Marla Pennington and Edie McClurg appeared via satellite. Fond remarks and memories were shared about Brissette in the very brief...
Though boys and men have nipples, many are unaware that they also have mammary glands Link
ToeJam & Earl
The sequels’ commercial and critical success was mixed; research has suggested that series fans favor the original ToeJam & Earl. Link
Run Cactus Kid Run
Cactus Girl is a small town, 20 year old girl who was just waiting for her life to begin. Then she met Cactus Kid. Cactus Kid who like her doesn’t like water. She becomes pregnant with the child of cactus kid and the two have run away to start a new life together. But freedom isn’t in store for the ill-fated couple. The Cactus Kid soundtrack was originally composed in 1536 by Hans...
Terminology of homosexuality
Jizz Junkie Link
General Mills monster-themed breakfast cereals
Franken Berry was very popular when first introduced possibly because the initial batches of the cereal used a dye that didn’t break down in the body, causing many children’s feces to be bright pink, a symptom sometimes referred to as “Frankenberry Stool.” Link