Tuesday, July 28, 2009


~ At age 47, the Rolling Stones' bassist, Bill Wyman, began a relationship with 13 year old Mandy Smith, with her mother's blessing. Six years later, they were married, but the marriage only lasted a year. Not long after, Bill's 30 year old son, stephen, married Mandy's mother, age 46. That made Stephen a stepfather to his former stepmother.

~The word honeymoon comes from the Babylonians, who declared mead, a honey-flavored wine, the official wedding drink, stipulating that the bride's parents be required to keep the groom supplied with the drink for the month following the wedding.

~The first computer ever made was called ENIAC. A silicon chip a quarter-inch square has the capacity of the original 1949 ENIAC computer, which occupied a city block.

~ The average person looks at 8 houses before buying one.

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