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Question of the Day

In the old west, why was a wagon called a buckboard? More

Puzzle of the Day

Why are cowardly soldiers like butter? See Answer

Advice of the Day

Warm October, cold February. More

Today in History

Died 1996: George P. Oslin (Western Union executive credited with creating the singing telegram) More

Word of the Day

Antlophobia See Definition

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October 24, 2014

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