The Danish king Harald Gormsson, who was known as Harald Bluetooth, ruled Denmark and Norway from around 940 to 986, […]
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Prohibition: The Reason for Soft Drinks
Soft drinks are carbonated, non-alcoholic drinks, sweetened with sugar or corn syrup, and often colored and flavored. In various parts […]
Confederate “Siamese Twins”: Chang and Eng
Chang and Eng were conjoined twins, once called ‘Siamese Twins,’ who were born in Siam (now named Thailand) in 1811 […]