Category Archives: General

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Hoezit my brassiere

Brassierre The word "brassiere" comes from the military word meaning "arm guard" in old French.

Hoekom die Spar logo ‘n boom is

Spar logoDie Spar se oorspronklike naam was "DE SPAR" - 'n afkorting vir die Nederlandse "Door Eendrachtig Samenwerken Profiteren Allen Regelmatig." "De Spar" is Nederlands vir 'n tipe denneboom (in Engels "The Spruce"), vandaar die logo. Soos wat die Nederlandse maatskappy in Europa begin uitbrei het, is die naam … Continue Reading ››

Typewriter trivia

Typewriter "TYPEWRITER" is the longest word that can be made using the letters on only one row of the keyboard.

Guinness Book of World Records

Guinness World Records logo The Guinness Book of World Records itself holds a world record - as the best-selling copyrighted book of all time. It is also one of the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United States.

Free university courses

Free university courses In Sweden, you can attend any college or university for free.

Follow me to…

"Sometimes, reaching out and taking someone's hand is the beginning of a journey." Russian photographer Murad Osmann met a beautiful stranger on an assignment in Spain. The chemistry between them was instantaneous. Murad loved to take pictures of almost anything and everything that caught his photographic eye - but the beautiful stranger soon had enough of his incessant photo clicking. The wisp … Continue Reading ››

Gifts from Canada, to the whole world

Canada Day is here!

Canada turned 146 years old this year, and some Canadians have given the world some of its greatest inventions. In honour of Canada Day, here are some of Canada's greatest gifts to the world:

The Epic Old Man

Trivia SA considers this to be Canada's … Continue Reading ››