Doesn’t Red Mean Stop?

In the motion picture The Matrix, when given a choice between the blue or the red pill, Neo takes the red one!

Hard to Swallow

In the motion picture The Matrix, which pill does Neo take – the blue one or the red one?

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

The very first full length animated feature film ever released commercially was Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.  The film, based on the Brothers Grimm 1812 fairy tale, was produced by Walt Disney Productions and released by RKO Radio Pictures in 1937.

Imagine That

John Lennon graced the cover of the very first edition of Rolling Stone magazine published November 9, 1967.

Tropical Topical

Hawaiian Punch was developed as a tropical flavored ice cream topping when first introduced in 1934.

A Stamp By Any Other Name . . .

The first commoner to appear on a British postage stamp (April 1964) was William Shakespeare in order to mark the 400th anniversary of his presumed birthday.   We say ‘presumed’ because the exact date he was born in Stratford-upon-Avon is not known – English tradition says it was on St George’s Day – which, in the year of his birth occurred on April 23, 1564.