I’m starting a new series of blog posts that I hope you’ll enjoy.
A little wit. A little wisdom. And a little whatever. Your daily dose of humor, of words that hopefully make a difference, and of some of the trivia that floats around in my brain all the time. I hope these posts bring some levity and light into your day. As always, if you like it, please hit the like button below (yes, you’ll be asked for your email address, but you’re NOT signing up for anything…I promise), and most importantly share, Share, SHARE!! I’d really appreciate it if you did. 🙂
Cartoon Laws of Physics
Any body passing through solid matter will leave a perforation conforming to its perimeter.
Also called the silhouette of passage, this phenomenon is the specialty of victims of directed-pressure explosions, and of reckless cowards who are so eager to escape that they exit directly through the wall of a house, leaving a cookie-cutout-perfect hole. The threat of skunks or matrimony often catalyzes this reaction.
“It is a golden rule not to judge men by their opinions but rather by what their opinions make of them.” — Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, 1742-1799 (Read more about him.)
On this date in 1922, the first edition of Reader’s Digest was published. It was 64 pages and cost a whopping 10-cents! The lead article was written by Alexander Graham Bell on the importance of self-education as a lifelong habit.