BRAIN ON DRUGS:
Singapore Airlines has become the latest carrier to stop distributing peanuts to passengers out of fear of allergic reactions.
“Work spouse” relationships often start out innocently: Coworkers grab lunch, share inside jokes, commiserate. Sometimes, though, they go too far. How do you know if you’ve gone too far with your work spouse? You’ve crossed the line if you’re hiding any aspect of your relationship from your spouse, meeting after work for social rather than work situations, start moving your conversations from business to personal topics, and specifically if you start complaining about your real spouse.
A California man who was halfway through serving his sentence escaped the jail. He was captured less than an hour later. Police say Marc Schwartz scaled a tall fence capped with coils of razor wire at the detention center… Had Schwartz waited two days he would have been allowed to walk out of the detention center. He escaped when he was halfway through a four-day sentence.
A pregnant goldfish is called a twit.
Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
There are only three types of snakes on the island of Tasmania and all three are deadly poisonous.
LINK TO TODAY'S WORD - Grandiloquent Words
From Latin tumere (to swell). Earliest documented use: 1541.
Used in a sentence:
"Apparently the aging actress chose the wrong surgeon, because her lips were now so tumid as to resemble a baboon's shiny red derrière!"
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