Trivia & Fun Facts
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:E. Reid Ross

Mr. Poison Shares a Musangwe Story Yet another vicious, centuries-old African martial art is called Musangwe and comes from the other end of the continent in South Africa. Essentially it’s ...
( Category: Trivia August 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-11 | Author:Harry Oliver [Oliver, Harry]

Bowlers are reluctant to stop a run-up once it has started, since restarting is reputed to be unlucky for the fielding side. Cricketers are superstitious about many other things, too. ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-13 | Author:Ross Benes

CHAPTER 8 MILITARY Eat your heart out, James Bond. Around WWI, a British intelligence officer used semen as invisible ink to write secret letters. Penile plethysmography (PPG) tests track blood ...
( Category: Human Sexuality August 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-12 | Author:Lew Freedman

MANTI TE’O’S IMAGINARY FRIEND In the fall of 2012, Manti Te’o was a star football player for Notre Dame, on his way to All-American recognition and a professional football career. ...
( Category: Trivia August 3,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-09-25 | Author:David McCandless

( Category: Trivia August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 1973-07-09 | Author:Isaac Asimov [Asimov, Isaac]

5 Laura awoke with a sudden start. What happened? She felt as though she had been jabbed with a pin. The afternoon sun was shining in her face and its ...
( Category: Anthologies July 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-25 | Author:Richard Benson

You don’t hear the sea when you hold a seashell to your ear. Sorry to disappoint, but the sound you hear is really the sound of your immediate surroundings resonating ...
( Category: Mythology & Folklore June 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-11 | Author:Wendelle Stevens & Renaud, Bob [Wendelle Stevens]

PART 32 FOURTH IN-PERSON CONTACT, JANUARY 4, 1964 – CALIFORNIA UNDERSEA SPACE-BASE VISIT: I have always been a believer in flying Saucers, ever since I was in grade school. With ...
( Category: Trivia & Fun Facts May 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-28 | Author:James D. Wright

SOUTH FLORIDA: THE NEW HAVANA For thousands of years prior to the arrival of the Europeans, southeast Florida was inhabited by various tribes of the Tequesta people. One of these ...
( Category: Trivia & Fun Facts May 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:James D. Wright

SOUTH FLORIDA: THE NEW HAVANA For thousands of years prior to the arrival of the Europeans, southeast Florida was inhabited by various tribes of the Tequesta people. One of these ...
( Category: Trivia & Fun Facts May 12,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mason Currey

Helen Frankenthaler in her studio, 1969 The artist followed a somewhat similar rhythm in the kitchen. She said that she had more energy and painted best when she ate healthy—but ...
( Category: Literary April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Philip Matyszak

PTOLEMY II This Ptolemy is distinguished from his father by his sobriquet ‘Philadelphos’. (The first Ptolemy is sometimes known as Ptolemy I Soter – the Saviour – though whom or ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology April 27,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alain Stephen

• Prison surveillance apparatus and Jeremy Bentham’s development in the eighteenth century of the ‘panopticon’. • School discipline structures. Systems for the administration and control of populations. • The promotion ...
( Category: Philosophers April 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-09 | Author:Jean Hugard & Frederick Braue [Hugard, Jean]

3. Riffle the outer end and remove any card from the centre of the pack, placing it face upwards at the top. Square this card with the once face downwards ...
( Category: Trading Card Games March 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-02 | Author:Nathan Belofsky [Belofsky, Nathan]

Dr. Coriat also noticed that stuttering patients would sometimes gesture with their hands, something he found “peculiar.” From this he was able to discern that stutterers stuttered because they were ...
( Category: Puzzles & Games February 18,2019 )