Saturday, 20 March 2010

Did you know....

A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.

We are born with 350 bones, and die with 206.

There are three golf balls sitting on the moon.

Dandelion root can be roasted and ground as a coffee substitute.

Spotted skunks do handstands before they spray.

Babe Ruth wore No. 3 because he batted third.

90 percent of women who walk into a department store immediately turn to the right.

A chameleon's tongue is twice the length of its body.

Sunday, 14 March 2010


For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin--real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life.-- Alfred D. Souza