Rum, made from a byproduct of sugar cane, was a big part of early American trade.
I don't mind the Mayans. Their calendar, on the other hand...
"Turquoise" in Esperanto is "Turkiso."
It's not sure if this actually happened. Newspapers in Barbados at the time have no record of it. But still, it's fun to imagine...
Submitted by Zach from Silverdale, WA.
¡Estoy muy excitado para la cena de San Jerome esta noche!
Erdapfl is possibly the greatest word ever.