Tuesday, August 7, 2012


~  Clyde (of Bonnie and Clyde fame) Barrow's bloody, bullet-riddled shirt sold for $85,000 at auction in 1997 - 63 years after his fatal ambush and death.

~  The only punctuation used in the Dead Sea Scrolls was paragraph indentations, and they were used infrequently.

~  Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI had four children - two daughters and two sons.  Only the firstborn, Marie Therese Charlotte, survived the French Revolution.

~  Actress Meryl Streep, who is 5-foot-6, portrayed 6-foot-2 Julia Child in the 2009 film Julie & Julia

~  The only hard part of an octopus is it's beak, which is shaped like a parrot's beak and id used to kill prey and break it into pieces.  (That pic is kinda gross!)

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