Frank Garcia C
Almost all BS.
I can lick my elbow aswell. won quite a few bets with this.
I'm pretty sure a bunch of this is bs.
Thanks for the random facts!
Pretty sure the ferret one isn't true. My dad used to keep ferrets and he said he'd never heard of this happening.
I can lick my elbow...
1. it wasn't Chaplin, it was Max Bygraves
2. one hundred And one
Ah! To know, however, is not followed by 'to care'.
the amount of babies being given to the wrong parents is pretty high. thats awful.
Wow, that is some proper early 2000's terrible formatting. This site should be put in a glass case in a museum with the title "stupid sh*t that got emailed to everyone all the time".
In Shakespeare's time, mattresses were secured on bed frames by ropes. When you pulled on the ropes the mattress tightened, making the bed firmer to sleep on. Hence the phrase......... "goodnight, sleep tight."
It was the accepted practice in Babylon 4,000 years ago that for a month after the wedding, the bride's father would supply his son-in-law with all the mead he could drink. Mead is a honey beer and because their calendar was lunar based, this period was called the honey month, which we know today as the "honeymoon".
In English pubs, ale is ordered by pints and quarts... So in old England, when customers got unruly, the bartender would yell at them, "Mind your pints and quarts, and settle down."
It's where we get the phrase "mind your P's and Q's"
Many years ago in England, pub frequenters had a whistle baked into the rim, or handle, of their ceramic cups. When they needed a refill, they used the whistle to get some service. "Wet your whistle" is the phrase inspired by this practice.
The raisin one is really interesting. I#'d like to try that. However, for the rhyming I give you orange/minge, purple/turtle, silver/sliver.
The best thing about stumbling on this is the previous comment!
For the one who discovered this: "Welcome to the Internet"
if you believe all these things you are very naive...