Language

Why Is Internet Slang So Weird?

Acronyms certainly aren’t a modern invention, but they have certainly become more prevalent in modern times as we come up with some really nifty and complex gadgets that require names that aren’t incredibly annoying, o...

MAP: What Every Country Calls Itself

It’s sort of funny how people refer to countries not by what its people call them (United States of America, Deutschland) but by different names under their own languages (Estados Unidos, Germany). Mental Floss does a good j...