Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Associations of professional baseball teams made up of African-American players, especially active from the 1920s through the 1940s.
- ‘Baseball shirts of the San Francisco Seals (Pacific Coast League) and New York Black Yankees (Negro Leagues) are popular, says Cohen.’
- ‘This is a follow-up to Kelly's previous title, Voices From the Negro Leagues: 52 Standouts of the Period - 1924-1960.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.