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The Flogsta Roar

In Flogsta, a neighborhood in Uppsala, Sweden, everyone opens their windows or goes out in the streets every night at 22:00 and starts screaming! Really. It’s a tradition in place since the 1970s. The area is dense with college students, and they say it is to blow off steam. Redditor TombSv linked to a video [...]

Sweden’s Silliest Place Names

We’ve read about strange and sometimes embarrassing place names in Britain and the U.S., but English-speaking tourists often don’t know when a place name in another language is, shall we say, unusual. Thanks to the English-language Swedish site The Local, we can get translations for the strangest-named places in Sweden. People outside Uppsala, for example, can [...]

10 Neat Facts About Ferrari

Quick: what comes to your mind when I say “Ferrari”? A line of gorgeous (and exorbitantly priced) supercars? Formula One racing? How about mule-shoeing, World War I flying ace, and the H1N1 virus? Let’s take a look at Neatorama’s Top 10 Neat Facts About Ferrari: 1. A Ten-Year-Old Boy’s Love of Racing Enzo Ferrari, racing for [...]