28 Feb /13


Chauvinism actually originates from the French soldier Nicolas Chauvin who is said to have performed amazing feats for France on the battlefield in the early 1800s.Continue reading Chauvinism

21 Feb /13


Today’s word of the day “boycott” originates from a man called Captain Boycott who worked as an agent for collecting rent.Continue reading Boycott

18 Feb /13


What does nuclear testing, fabric shortages during the war and Olympic volleyball teams have in common? The bikini, of course.Continue reading Bikini