This Day in History: Sir William Herschel Discovers Uranus

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This Day in History: Sir William Herschel Discovers Uranus
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On March 13, 1781, the German-born English astronomer William Hershel discovers Uranus, the seventh planet from the sun. Herschel's discovery of a new planet was the first to be made in modern times, and also the first to be made by use of a telescope, which allowed Herschel to distinguish Uranus as a planet, not a star, as previous astronomers believed.

How Hungary Got Its Name

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How Hungary Got Its Name
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His first act as King was to change the name of his country from "Couldnteatanotherbiteland" to: "Hungary"

What Are You Lookin' at?

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What Are You Lookin' at?
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Johnny had difficulties adjusting to his terrible-two's. What are you lookin' at? You want I should come over there and break your face?

Curse Your Butter Fingers!

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Curse Your Butter Fingers!
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THAT'S THE LAST TIME YOU DROP MY FINE CHINA ON THE KITCHEN FLOOR!

And Thus The Phrase "Making Hay" Was Born

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And Thus The Phrase "Making Hay" Was Born
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In later years, Dorothy would wander the fields and fondly reminisce about her straw-man friend.