Madeline Wahl

Madeline Wahl is a Digital Associate Editor/Writer at Previously, she worked for HuffPost and Golf Channel. Her writing has appeared on HuffPost, Red Magazine, McSweeney's, Pink Pangea, The Mighty, and Yahoo Lifestyle, among others. More of her work can be found on her website:
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Where Does the Phrase “Spill the Beans” Come From?

If you "spilled the beans," you revealed information that was meant to be kept private. But why a can of beans?