Saturday, 20 September 2014

Listen to the Silence


Sixteen percent fewer girls than boys reported ever talking to their parents about science and technology issues. #factoid

Bite the bullet ~ To endure a painful or unpleasant situation that is unavoidable  #ENGidioms



In a deck of cards the king of hearts is the only king without a moustache #factoid

If at first you don't succeed, skydiving ain't for you #bumperstickers

Koalas sleep around 18 hours a day #factoid


I can resist everything except temptation #bumperstickers

If you go blind in one eye you only lose about one fifth of your vision but all your sense of depth. #factoid

Listen to the silence #bumperstickers


The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets. #factoid

I intend to live forever - so far, so good #bumperstickers

Money Isn't Everything, But It Sure Keeps The Kids In Touch #bumperstickers

Take the biscuit (UK) ~ To be particularly bad, objectionable, or egregious  #ENGidioms



What, are you stuck on stupid #bumperstickers

It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery had in it to begin with. #factoid




Wouldn't it be nice if there were an Escape key for all of our problems #bumperstickers

Growing old is inevitable. Growing up is optional #bumperstickers

Always remember you're unique, just like everyone else #bumperstickers

I almost had a psychic girlfriend but she left me before we met #bumperstickers

Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy and good with ketchup #bumperstickers

I'm leaving my body to science fiction #bumperstickers


Gravity is a myth. The Earth sucks #bumperstickers

Stop global whining #bumperstickers

When boiling corn on the cob, add a pinch of sugar to help bring out the corn's natural sweetness. #tips 
Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer. #factoid

Owly - in a bad mood. "She's some owly today."  #CanadianSlang

Bats can find food (insects) up to 18 ft. away and get information about the type of insect using echolocation. #factoid

The average bed contains over 6 billion dust mites #factoids

Don't steal, the government hates competition #bumperstickers

Though it is forbidden by the Government, many (East) Indians still adhere to the caste system which says that it is a defilement for even the shadow of a person from a lowly caste to fall on a Brahman (a member of the highest priestly caste). #factoid

I like you but I wouldn't want to see you working with sub-atomic particles #bumperstickers

The Beatles song "Dear Prudence" was written about Mia Farrow's sister, Prudence, when she wouldn't come out and play with Mia and the Beatles at a religious retreat in India. #factoid

WARNING: mental backup in progress #bumperstickers