What was invented first, the lighter or the match?

Answer The lighter was invented first. In 1823, Johann Wolfgang Dobereiner created a hydrogen gas lighter; in 1903, Carl Auer von Welsbach created a small flint type of lighter similar to today's lighters... Read More »

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Moms, what was the first thought that came to your mind when you first held your baby?

I looked at him and thought what a slimy, purple, screaming, slippery, perfect little person! I kept thinking how nothing in the world had affected him yet, that he was so pure and perfect and unta... Read More »

What came first, the chicken or the egg?

can I borrow 2 1/2 (1 ounce) squares unsweetened chocolate 1/2 cup butter 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 cups white sugar 2 eggs ... Read More »

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What are first row seats at a boxing match called?

The first row of seats at a boxing match are typically called ringside seats. Though a boxing ring is square, its name is a holdover from the era before the rules of boxing were codified in 1743, w... Read More »