~ What is an entrepot?
~ What is a geep?
A cross between a goat and a sheep
~ What is the most recorded song in history with over 2,500 cover versions?
~ Use a staple remover when trying to add things to your key ring.
~ Place a couple of rubber bands around an open paint can to wipe your brush on and keep paint off the side of the can.
~ Cut toilet paper rolls and use as a cuff to save your wrapping paper (visual below).
~ The word “peach” was once used as a slang term for informing against or betraying an accomplice.
~ The male name Andrew is from the Greek word for “manly.”
~ The 1960s phrase “flower power” was coined by Beat Generation poet Allen Ginsberg. I remember it well. J
This date in history (October 19th)
~ 1765 – The Stamp Act Congress met and drew up a declaration of rights and liberties.
~ 1933 – Basketball was introduced to the 1936 Olympics.
~ 1983 – The US Senate approved a bill establishing a national holiday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.
~ 1985 – The first Blockbuster store opens.
~ 1985 – Take On Me was #1.
~ Who sang Take On Me?
~ Who is Todd Jones?
~ How many states border an ocean?
“Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.” Jean Paul Richter
I hope all of you have a splendid week!