Saturday, 18 August 2012

Fact No.258

Among the Bagonda people of Uganda, the several widows of a recently deceased king have the distinctive honor of drinking the beer in which his entrails have been cleaned

Friday, 17 August 2012

Fact No.527

The word 'toast' (like one that you make at a wedding) started in ancient Rome, where a piece of toasted bread was dropped into wine

Thursday, 16 August 2012

Fact No.526

Texas state law prohibits someone from having more than three sips of beer at a time whilst standing

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

Fact No.525

In Missouri, anyone under the age of 21 who takes out household trash containing an empty alcohol bottle or can can be charged with illegal possession of alcohol

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Monday, 13 August 2012

Sunday, 12 August 2012

Saturday, 11 August 2012

Fact No.521

The world's youngest parents were 8 and 9, living in China in the early 1900s

Friday, 10 August 2012

Thursday, 9 August 2012

Fact No.519

Women [on average] recognise different facial expressions better than men. This is due to women's enlarged linguistic features in the brain