Archive for September 3rd, 2015

September 3rd, 2015 - 11:48 am § in Misc.

Slur of the day

Golliwog A predominately UK expression which originally was a children’s literature character and type of black doll but which eventually became to be used as a jibe against people with dark skin, most commonly Afro-Caribbeans.[76][...]

September 3rd, 2015 - 11:00 am § in Misc.

Wing debris positively identified as MH-370

There is no longer any doubt about what happened to missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-370. A serial number was found on the Boeing 777 flaperon that washed up on an Indian Ocean beach, and it matches that specific airplane in Boeing’s manufacturing records, according to French authorities.[...]