The origin of term X dates back to 16th century England, when spirits were taxed at different rates depending on their alcohol content. Spirits were tested by soaking a pellet of gunpowder in them and then setting the pellet on fire. Id X, a term commonly seen on alcohol bottles.
___X___ is a non-addictive drug and was synthesized in 1938 by Albert Hofmann at Sandoz Laboratory in Basel, Switzerland. Hofmann himself accidentally ingested an unknown quantity of the chemical and experienced altered perceptions and feelings. Id X, a popular psychedelic drug.
X is a first-of-its-kind project started by Seymour Durst in 1989 in NYC. In 2008, the project had to be modified as it ran out of digits when the U.S. national debt exceeded $10 trillion for the first time. This project has inspired many similar projects and highlights rising national debt. Id X.
(Googlers shall die!)
Anders: Oh my God! Look at that picture over there! There’s the ______ coming up. Wow! that’s pretty.
Borman: Hey, don’t take that, it’s not scheduled. Haha..
Anders: You got a color film, Jim? Hand me that roll of color quick, would you.
The above conversation was recorded just before what event?
X is a canned food brand introduced in 1937 and which became hugely popular as a special army food during the WWII. The name X, gradually began being used as a generic name for the product line and was portrayed as ‘ubiquitous and inescapable’. These characteristics have led the name X to be borrowed for a common internet term. Id X.
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