The Boondocks You know that lethargic, sleepy feeling you get after a scrumptious large meal? Yeah, the itis is a mood, a scientific mood. The term is commonly referred to as the itis, which low key reinforced the "lazy" stereotype in the Black community. Which is hardly the case. The scientific term for this phenomenon is referred to as postprandial somnolence. Just like the term, hangry, it's all science.
While the men of the world were fighting on the battlefields, these women wanted to do their part to help with the war. They were a troupe of TNT shell makers during WW1. They were nicknamed canary girls because of extensive exposure to the toxic trinitrotoluene (TNT) that turned their skin yellow like that of the canary bird.