Words of Advice:

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"
Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Some Factoids of History

  • The Russian language was invented as a prank by two Finnish schoolboys in 1759. Before they got their own language, Russians communicated by pointing, and throwing vodka bottles.
The rest is here.

3 comments:

BadTux said...

So Russians communicate TODAY by doing something other than pointing and throwing vodka bottles? Methinks that your source is less than authoritative ;).

- Badtux the Easily Amused Penguin

Phil said...

I give you fire, you give me rock!

Anonymous said...

Metabolized Stout Beer....rofl!