Union Flag Upside Down

Why Do We Fly The Union Jack Upside Down To Show Distress?

Smelling Salts

Why Did We Stop Using Smelling Salts, And What Are They Made Of?

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What Do The Stars At The Bottom Of A Page Mean?

Prince Charles

Does Prince Charles Choose His Own Foods To Be Awarded The Royal Warrant When He Ascends To The Throne?


Why do women play the leading role in pantomimes, which is often a male character?


What is the significance of wreaths being used at Christmas and on coffins?


Why do people kiss under mistletoe?

yappy pipe smoking

What is the etymology of “stick it in your pipe and smoke it”?


When does a short haul flight become long haul?

clap emoji

When, who and why did we start clapping to show appreciation?


Why Do We Say Someone Has 'Walked Over Our Grave'?

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Why Do The Bride's Family Pay For The Wedding?

Trump vs Clinton

What If A Presidential Candidate Dies?