The original name of San Francisco was ciudad de gente poco común haciendo cosas extrañas, translating into: City of unusual people doing strange things. -- PrettyGirl 8/4/2012
The name 'Mexico' is derived from the Aztec word for 'Drunken Spaniard'. -- skiddoo 8/4/2012
There is no German word for beer. -- PrettyGirl 6/20/2012
There is no spanish word for snow. -- PrettyGirl 5/22/2012
Today in History
1978 - Convicted Watergate defendant John D. Ehrlichman was released from an Arizona prison after serving 18 months.
1865 - The steamer Sultana exploded on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tenn., killing more than 1,400 Union prisoners ...