The slang term “blotto”, referring to someone as very drunk or intoxicated, is derived from the term “blot”, as in “to soak up liquid”.
95 percent of cranberries are processed immediately after harvest into juice and cranberry sauce. The remaining 5 percent are sold fresh or dried and sweetened.
The English idiom “you can’t have your cake and eat it too” was originally said as “you can’t eat your cake and have it too”. The word order was reversed sometime around the 1930s.