Category Archives: Interesting Stories

 MR GORSKY AND NEIL ARMSTRONG

ON JULY 20, 1969, AS COMMANDER OF THE APOLLO 11 LUNAR MODULE, NEIL ARMSTRONG WAS THE FIRST PERSON TO SET FOOT ON THE MOON. HIS FIRST WORDS AFTER STEPPING ON THE MOON WERE, “THAT’S ONE SMALL STEP FOR MAN, ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MANKIND,” AND THEY WERE TELEVISED TO EARTH BUT JUST BEFORE HE RE-ENTERED […]

 MURDER MYSTERY (a true story)

———- Forwarded message ———- From: Chris Kemp Date: Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 4:55 AM Subject: Fwd: Fw: LIKE A GOOD MURDER MYSTERY? To: valerie element For those who have served on a jury…this one is something to think about. Just when you think you have heard everything!! Do you like to read a good […]

 CROP CIRCLES .

Will we ever get to the bottom of crop circles? Are they all manmade? Or are there other unexplained forces involved in their creation? I suspect that most crop glyphs are probably manmade. The so-called circlemakers have demonstrated quite convincingly that they can stomp down amazingly intricate patterns in crop fields using simple tools and […]

 THE MAKING OF A KATANA

Samurai Swords (more properly called “Katana” or Long Sword) are traditionally made by the master swordsmiths from the iron produced in one smelting of iron ore each year. The smelting is treated as a religious experience. A furnace is constructed and charcoal is lit to bring it up to the required temperature. When the temperature […]

 HOW THE PYRAMIDS WERE BUILT

HOW THE PYRAMIDS WERE BUILT The astonishing pyramids of Giza, Egypt stand as monuments of ancient man’s remarkable engineering skills. Yet, no one is sure exactly how they were built. Their method of construction has been one of the most enduring mysteries of human achievement. There is no conclusive evidence in ancient Egyptian writing or […]

 Mayan civilization and the Prophecy .

Mayan civilization and the Prophecy . Who Were The Mayans? The Mayan civilization thrived in Central and South America from around 3,000 BC. Their dynamic and intelligent culture survived for thousands of years but finally collapsed during an intense 200-year drought, not long before Christopher Columbus landed on America’s shores in the 15th century. The […]

 Stupid Question, Excellent Answer

For those who don’t know him, Major General Peter Cosgrove is an Australian. General Cosgrove was interviewed on the radio recently. Read his reply to the lady who interviewed him concerning guns and children. Regardless of how you feel about gun laws you have to love this! This is one of the best comeback lines […]

 continuation of the Huguette Clark theme.

Author and philosopher Mark Vernon agrees. ‘Consumer culture means we are so used to being distracted that we go into a panic when we are alone, but it’s an important part of life,’ he says. ‘If you don’t love yourself you won’t be doing any good for others. Being alone forces you to enjoy your […]

 Huguette Clark,

want to be alone! You don’t have to be weird to be a loner… Psychologists say enjoying your own company is the first step to real happiness Last month, the will was read of a New York billionairess called Huguette Clark, who died earlier this year at the age of 104. The event was reported […]

 DOG COLLAR – true story from newspaper

“A friend has a shaggy dog and couldn’t seem to get the electronic dog collar to work. He put the collar on himself and told his wife to push the button when he got about 1/4 mile away. He would let her know he was ready when he blew the car horn. Upon hearing the […]