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Researchers Say Musician’s 27 Club Just A Myth
2011-12-22 06:04:06

The tragic death of Amy Winehouse earlier this year has reignited discussions about the so-called ‘27 Club’, an infamous popular reference to the group of iconic musicians who all died at the age of 27.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.