How is it that small coin banks came to be in the shape of a pig?
I need some language afficionados to help me out here: I have a sign I hang on my office door that says DO NOT DISTURB. I need same in as many different languages as y'all can muster . . . […]
Okay, so maybe we should extend this to all the English speaking world . . . . ? In looking down the list of crop circle occurances I was struck by some of the names . . . Cheesefoot Head […]
Okay, so you don't go in for the supernatural . . . fine . . . be that way . . . I'll try another tack: what county in England has the most frequent occurance of the phenomenon known as […]
First week in England, September 1973. Went to visit Winchester Cathedral, my very first visit to a really OLD structure (America's oldest is only a few centuries at most…) I went with a fellow student who was Mexican and didn't […]
I'm sorry, could you run that by me again? What came first, the egg or the chicken?
Can't seem to find this online anywhere: A digital timer, like the kind they have for kitchen use, only designed to wear around one's neck on a lanyard (small enough and with a hole to put the lanyard through). I'm […]
sorry, I cancelled that Tower of Babel question, but you were very helpful in leading me to my own answer (haven't gotten there yet, but I have a tome of reading to do!) would you please post your findings here […]
Our local library has an old safe they've pulled out of storage, and a corresponding record of the safe's combination. No one has been able to open it using this combination, so they've put it out in the sitting room […]
I seem to be all over the map tonight with my questions! So, I saw this on the Martha Stewart Show: a chef on the show very briefly and EMPHATICALLY warned that if you have a pet bird in a […]