Many years ago in Scotland, a new game was invented. It was ruled "Gentlemen Only...Ladies Forbidden"...and thus the word "GOLF" entered into the English language.
I don't play golf, but I know some of you do. Did you know how it got its name?
People drank gold powder mixed in with water in medieval Europe to relieve pain from sore limbs.
Today, people use colloidal silver. Does that mean that today's silver users are just cheap (grin)?
If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle. If the horse has one front leg in the air the person died as a result of wounds received in battle. If the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.
I knew this, but how did they get the model horse to stand for a long time on only two or three legs (grin)?
The first novel ever written on a typewriter was Tom Sawyer.
I wonder if he had white-out back then?
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
Dang, I bet that got the wolves and coyotes all out of howling schedule. . .
It was the accepted practice in Babylon 4,000 years ago that for a month after the wedding, the bride's father would supply his son-in-law with all the mead he could drink. Mead is a honey beer and because their calendar was lunar based, this period was called the honey month, which we know today as the honeymoon.
I wonder what the new bride had to say about that!!
There are 92 known cases of nuclear bombs lost at sea.
OK, how many unknown cases might there be?? I guess that gives the fishermen a way to track the fish. . . if he has a Geiger counter.
OK, enough facts. I pulled a muscle in the right side of my back yesterday and I have been in misery ever since. It caused a very unrestful night and an uncomfortable day. Hope to be better tomorrow. Now, you all let me know how if you knew any of my facts before and have a great day, you hear?