In 1980, Haagen Dasz, an American Ice
cream company, created a lawsuit against:
Frusen Gladje, who’s name means “frozen
joy” in Swedish.
The court ruled against Haagen Dasz for
terming it as: unclean hands manouver.
What was the lawsuit about?
Haagen Dasz accused Frusen Gladje as
using the same “scandanavian”
sounding brand-name as itself. And
claimed to have a copyright over it.
Hiram Codd, a British Engineer, brought a
patent for measuring flow of liquids and
then got a patent bottling machine.
However, his most important invention
remains the codd-necked bottle.
Where in India, would you see codd-necked
bottle on a daily basis?
In April 1975, Dahl was in a bar listening to his friends
complain about their pets. This gave him the idea for
the perfect "pet": X would not need to be fed, walked,
bathed, groomed and would not die, become sick, or be
He eventually took the idea seriously, and drafted an
"instruction manual" for X as a pet. He became a
millionaire due to sales of these.
Zuckerman states that ― Web 2.0 was created to allow
people to share pictures of cute cats.‖ If a tool passes "cute
cat" purposes, and is widely used for low-value purposes, it
can be and likely is used for online activism, too.
If the government chooses to shut down such generic
tools, it will hurt people's ability to "look at cute cats
online", spreading dissent and encouraging the activists'
Brittney Spears: Alotta Warmheart
Angelina Jolie: Miss Lollipop
Marilyn Monroe: Zelda Zonk
Brad Pitt: Mr. Ross Vegas
Elton John: Mr. Humphrey Handbags
Justin Beiber: Chandler Bing
George Clooney: Arnold Schwarzenegger
Johhny Depp: Mr. Stench
The Jaffa orange, is a sweet, almost
seedless variety of orange.
It takes it’s name from the port, Jaffa in Israel.
A quintessentially indian brand was supposed to
name itself ―Jaffa‖, but changed it, thinking nobody
would get it. So it chose a new sanskrit sounding
These are the pics of Isdaan café in
Phillipines. The quality of food is average.
This café provides a unique experience to
it’s patrons by allowing them to use:
What unique experience does it provide?
X is a restaurant company. The company operates 175 full-
service dining restaurants: of which13 under the Grand Lux
Cafe marque and one under the RockSugar Pan Asian
Kitchen marque. It also operates two bakery production
facilities—one in Calabasas, California and the other
in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
David Overton, the company's founder, established the
future chain's pattern of offering an eclectic menu and
signature product. Accorrding to him, it "does not have any
sort of arrangements with the show and really pleased to be
featured in such a funny and wildly popular show".
I was hoping they that they also showed nasty
side of him, the one that you love and hate. I
wanted those emotions again, and it was flat.”
“I was so offended that they showed me as the
pop Beatles guy, and he was the hip Bob Dylan
guy…Wait a minute, I had every Dylan album.
No Beatles albums.”
Who on What?
The earliest X mounted on a motor vehicle appeared
in Ray Harroun's Marmon racecar at
inaugural Indianapolis 500 race in 1911.
Although Harroun himself claimed he got the idea from
seeing one used for the same purpose on a horse-drawn
vehicle in 1904.
Harroun also claimed that it vibrated constantly due to
the rough brick surface, rendering it largely useless.
Jeremiah Dummer was an important colonial figure for New England in the
early 18th century.
Dummer sought donations for the school in the form of money and
books, eventually securing donations from Isaac Newton & Richard Steele.
Dummer wrote to a dignitary "that the business of good men is to spread
religion and learning among mankind.‖ The dignitary was moved and
donated a huge amount.
They were initially supposed to name the college after him, but they didn’t
want to sound ―DUMBER College‖, hence they named it something else.
Which institution is this?