Month: January 2016

Content Writing Weird & Whacky

Happy Data Privacy Day!

Data Privacy Day (called “Data Protection Day” in Europe) is celebrated on January 28. The holiday started in 2007 and commemorates the January 28, 1981 signing of Convention 108, which was the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data protection. Now in its tenth year, this holiday …
Weird & Whacky

What is a Bigwig?

Wigs became fashionable during the reign of King Louis XIII (1601-1643). Apparently the king went prematurely bald and began wearing a hairpiece known as a “periwig” – which was shortened to wig – to cover his head. Since wigs were expensive to purchase and maintain, they were only worn by …