There is, apparently, a Japanese town named Aberdeen. This town originally had a different name, but was renamed to Aberdeen so that the local whisky distillery could put "Made in Aberdeen" on their bottles, with "Japan" in smaller print below.
Seemingly inspired by Turkish strongman Erdoğan's resounding 52-48% victory over the weekend, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has called a snap general election for 8 June , calling a vote to overturn the 2011 Fixed Parliaments
Two years ago:
Late last year, the indie-music world was surprised by the announcement that Lush , one of the better-known lost bands of the 1990s shoegaze/ethereal/dreampop zeitgeist, were reuniting, and were not only planning to play gigs but
Five years ago:
Today in geek misogyny:
Wikipedia has started moving female American novelists from the “American Novelists” category to the separate “American Women Novelists” ; as there is no “American Men Novelists”, male American novelists from Philip