Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Random Post of Interest :)

In Ancient Peru, when a woman found an 'ugly' potato, it was the custom for her to push it into the face of the nearest man 

The Anglo-Saxons believed Friday to be such an unlucky day that they ritually slaughtered any child unfortunate enough to be born on that day.

Sliced bread was patented by a jeweller, Otto Rohwedder, in 1928. He had been working on it for 16 years, having started in 1912

It is illegal to be a prostitute in Sienna, Italy, if your name is Mary. 

It is a criminal offence to drive around in a dirty car in Russia. 

During the reign of Elizabeth I, there was a tax put on men's beards 

George Washington grew marijuana in his garden.

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