How Sid Caesar Learned Double-Talk
An Olympic Snowboarder Said “Huck It,’ and the BBC Freaked Out
A Reporter Said “Screw the Pooch” on Face the Nation. Where Does That Phrase Come From?
Nancy Pelosi Told House Democrats to “Embrace the Suck.’ Where Did That Phrase Come From?
No, a Drunken Australian Man Did Not Coin the Word Selfie
Batman bin Suparman Arrested on Drug Charges. Here’s How He Got His Name.
How Did @#$%&! Come to Represent Profanity?
Did Stalin Really Coin “American Exceptionalism”?
WTF Is Older and More Flexible Than You Think
A History of Meh, from Leo Rosten to Auden to The Simpsons
Of Course Twerk Should Be in the Dictionary
Was Cronkite really the first “anchorman”?
Why We Have “Czars” in American Government
Where does the expression “lipstick on a pig” come from?
How we got a word for “putting things off.’
Are American newlyweds blending their last names?
Do they really call body bags “transfer tubes”?