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How the English invented Champagne! Research shows original sparkling wine

How the English invented Champagne! Research shows original sparkling wine and the bottles they came in were first dreamed up on this side of the Channel Secondary fermentation was first described in Winchcombe, England, in 1662 That is more than 30 years before Dom Perignon ‘discovered’ it in France British also made thicker wine bottles as they switched to coal ...

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Ron English fired for using ‘wholly inappropriate language,’ says Eastern Michgian

Head football coach Ron English was fired by Eastern Michigan on Friday afternoon after a poor 1-8 start to the season. The timing was surprising, considering EMU had a game against rival Western Michigan set for the next day — certainly a winnable game, considering the Broncos are also 1-8. Now we’re starting to learn more about the reason for the ...

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