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'Alice in Wonderland' 150th Anniversary: See Lewis Carroll's Original Manuscript
Believe it or not, today marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll . Carroll, whose real name was actually Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, wrote the book in 1865. The story has stood the test of time -- the young girl falling down the rabbit
'Bacne' and Other Weird Health Word Origins
"Bacne" is an official contender for the next edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, the editors have confirmed. That's right. The word used to describe back acne could soon join the ranks of words like "chortle," a word made up by Lewis Carroll, the author who wrote "Alice's Adventures in
These Books Taste So Good: Making Recipes From The Mortal Instruments And More
There are a lot of books on 26 year-old Bryton Talyor’s bookshelves. Fantasy, mystery, DIY, cookbooks, it looks like they belong to multiple people. Bright post it notes poke out the pages. They stick out of Twilight , Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments Trilogy and Lewis Carroll gets a look
World News 5/21: Emergency Responders Search for Survivors
This is world news tonight direct hit twister outbreaks. We have new pictures proving the epic size of the tornado in Oklahoma. Powerful deafening 600 times this spring from an atomic bomb. Flattening that elementary school children taking shelter inside. And tonight family show us how they emerged
Rand Paul Rides Filibuster Popularity to CPAC
I was told I got. Ten and measly minutes. But just in case of third. Also came with the message. A message from the president. A message that is loud and clear. A message that he doesn't mince words. I think what I was thinking. However I think he may have distilled by thirteen hour speech in the
Sen. Rand Paul Filibusters John Brennan Nomination
Republican senator cites lethal drone strikes in his delay to nominate Brennan as CIA director.
McDonald's for Life? Mitt's McDonald's Story Still a Mystery
To borrow from Lewis Carroll's Alice, Mitt Romney just gets curiouser and curiouser by the minute. Ever since Romney told a crowd in Chicago that his father, George Romney, possessed a McDonald's for Life Card , ABC News became intrigued, and has worked diligently to research the origins of this
In new take on 'Alice,' she fights for self and Wonderland
The Mad Hatter isn't the only unstable character in the new video game Alice: Madness Returns. Alice herself is battling madness as she tries to unravel secrets of her past and save Wonderland in this sequel to American McGee's Alice, a computer game released in 2000 that sold more than 1.5 million
President Obama Redefines the Term "Exit Strategy"
In an interview with Univision Tuesday, President Obama re-defined the term “exit strategy,” and said our exit strategy in Libya would begin this week. “The exit strategy will be executed this week,” President Obama said, “in the sense that we...
The Note: Repeal, Then What?
Republicans in the House of Representatives are set to vote today to repeal the Obama Administration-backed health care reform law, an effort that, for the time being, is likely to be largely symbolic.