Belmont University once offered a course called “Oh, Look, a Chicken! Embracing Distraction as a Way of Knowing.”
Brenda Lee was only 13 when she recorded “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree.”
Dr. Ruth was trained as a sniper by the Israeli military.
Asperger syndrome is named for Austrian pediatrician Hans Asperger, who described it in 1944. He called his patients “Little Professors.”
The term “lawn mullet” refers to a neatly manicured front yard with an unmowed mess in the back.