David Bowie's first TV appearance, as a 17-year-old in 1964, was as spokesman for "The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Long-Haired Men."

On the Fifty Shades of Grey movie poster with the man holding his necktie about waist level, if you look in the middle of his lower lip, you should see the white letters "S E X" in a small, sans serif font.

Slinging dead rats is a custom at the annual San Pedro Nolasco fiesta in El Puig, Spain.

By conservative estimates, there were more than 400 shooting deaths at U.S. law enforcement hands in 2012. In the UK, that number was zero. Americans are 100 times more likely to be shot by police than are British citizens.

Harry Houdini was the first person to fly an airplane in Australia.


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  • December 23, 2014

    The Longhorns got some big news Thursday morning when five-star linebacker Malik Jefferson committed to Texas along with his high...
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    Texas' offseason hasn't even officially started and it's already off to a rocky start. This week, the Longhorns lost commitments...

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  • It's 3:01AM

    Michael Ventura puts his column to bed

    Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

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the common law

the luv doc

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    The latest drug craze not threatening America's youth

    Wed., Feb. 18, 2015

  • The Real Luv Doc

    Is the real Luv Doc a snorkeling enthusiast?

    Wed., Feb. 11, 2015