Happy Guy Fawkes Day (tomorrow, actually), when God preserved us from the “secret contrivance and hellish malice of Popish conspirators”.
Why Do They Call It ’Root Beer?’
This Is Why You Scratch an Itch.
Inside the Paris Department Store where Nazis Shopped for Stolen Jewish Belongings.
ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include the bug sex method of weather forecasting, bad dogs with guns, mice singing (but humans can’t hear them), and the 75th anniversary of Fantasia.