A love of obscure but interesting facts

The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition)
8 Mar 2012

In 1898, as history students learn, the battleship Maine blew up in Havana’s harbour, but that was also the year the Bayer Co. offered a new opiate cough medicine called Heroin, and the year the Kellogg brothers introduced cornflakes, which at first…read more…

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