Interrobang is a nonstandard punctuation mark used in various written languages and intended to combine the functions of the question mark, or interrogative point, and the exclamation mark, or exclamation point, known in the jargon of printers and programmers as a “bang”. The glyph is a superimposition of these two marks. Weird Test Answers – Actual Answers From Alabama Schools   Most punctuation marks have been around for centuries, but not the interrobang: it’s a product of the 1960s. The mark gets its name from the punctuation that it is intended to combine. Interro is from “interrogation point,” the technical name for the question mark,Read More →

Ian Usher was having a hard time, and he decided that he needed an entirely new life after his spouse left him. However, he also wanted to do something extraordinary with his old life as well, so he decided to put it up for an action on eBay in 2008. The “package” contained almost everything from his old life: his job, home, car, motorbike, and all other possessions. Usher even stated that the winning bidder would be introduced to his friends. Eventually, the winning bid was an unbelievable $305,000, which Usher then used to start a new 100-week adventure and accomplish 100 new goals. AfterRead More →

The inspiration behind this gruesome character was not revealed until ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ celebrated it’s 25th anniversary. Thomas Harris, the writer of the original novels that featured Hannibal Lecter, revealed that the famous character was inspired by a real murderer. Back in the 1960s, Harris was working on a new story, and he visited a prisoner named Alfredo Treviño, who was a doctor, just like Hannibal. Treviño had an argument with his boyfriend after which he murdered and buried him. He used surgical methods to separate his victim’s body parts, and his methods and attitude were the inspiration behind Hannibal. Perhaps even scarierRead More →