2600.com has the full, massive list of (mostly) filthy words that Google Instant refuses to load, ahem, instantly. Some words, like “lesbian,” appear to be a preemptive strike against crueler users, much like the NFL formerly refusing to sell “Gay” jerseys despite a Super Bowl-starting defensive player having that name.
“Runner’s high exists:
“Running does elicit a flood of endorphins in the brain. The endorphins are associated with mood changes, and the more endorphins a runner’s body pumps out, the greater the effect.””—The New York Times, from March ‘08
“I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well nursed is at a year old a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled …”—Jonathan Swift, satirically, suggesting that the Irish eat their young.
In 1982*, gas cost 91 cents, USA Today, the CD player and The Weather Channel were brand new, “E.T” and “Wrath of Khan” came out — and the Phillies last had a 20-game winner (Steve Carlton). Until this week with Roy Halladay, however.