Monday, May 24

Friday, May 21

Sunday, May 16

Saturday, May 15

Saturday Photo Hunter: Half

Tuesday, May 11

On This Day in History:

  • 1858
    Minnesota became the 32nd state.
  • 1910
    Glacier National Park in Montana was established.
  • 1981
    Reggae musician Bob Marley died of cancer at age 36.

Sunday, May 9

Offbeat News

Tuesday, May 4

Random Facts

  • In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.
  • Two-thirds of the world’s eggplant is grown in New Jersey.
  • Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.
  • Turkeys have heart attacks. When the Air Force was conducting test runs and breaking the sound barrier, fields of turkeys would drop dead.
  • Ketchup was sold as medicine in the 1830’sBulleted List
  • The brain is 80% water.
  • Blue birds can’t see the colour blue.
  • Jellyfish are 95% water.
  • Throughout its lifetime, an elephant goes through six sets of teeth. The elephant starves to death once the sixth set of teeth falls out.
  • An elephant’s tooth can weigh as much as 12 pounds.
  • In Florida, It is illegal to sing in a public place while attired in a swimsuit.
  • A small airplane can fly backwards
  • One quarter of the human brain is used to control the eyes.
  • Urine was once used as a detergent for washing.
  • Einstein couldn't speak fluently when he was nine. His parents thought he might be retarded.
  • Your right lung takes in more air than your left one does.
  • There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
  • Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

Monday, May 3

Mrs. Grossman Stickers

Saturday, May 1