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
1996 - A judge sentenced former Arkansas Gov. Jim Guy Tucker to four years' probation for his Whitewater crimes.
1994 - President Clinton abruptly halted the nation's three-decade open-door policy for Cuban refugees.