Data scientist Matt Daniels recently examined the vocabulary of several rap artists' lyrical output and found them to be quite extensive, rivaling in size the vocabularies of some of the greatest...
We all experience growing pains when we're in new environments, whether it is a new school or a new job. Sometimes our personal inexperience is to blame, but other times the situation itself is new...
Joan Rivers died on September 4th, 2014 at the age of 81. A pioneering female comic, Rivers' personal story is one of comeback after comeback, resulting in over five decades in comedy. She was always...
Sometimes, everything's working well. You look good, you're walking tall, with confidence, sure of every step . All seems right with the world, and you think you could handle anything that might go...
Let's face it: there are going to be times when things seem too vague, or too complicated, to even start to talk about them. The times when "confusion" doesn't paint an accurate picture. This list is...
The word "please" can only get you so far. Luckily, there is a very big lexicon of words that help us ask for favors. Ranging from blatant behavior fawning over the person who can aid us (obsequious)...
Sir Richard Attenborough died on August 24, 2014 at the age of 90. Although best known to modern audiences as the proprietor of Jurassic Park in two of those hugely successful films, Attenborough had...
Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar, known as B.K.S. Iyengar or by the Sanskrit term of honor guruji, died on August 20, 2014 at the age of 95. An major innovative force in the practice of yoga,...