So, today…this post is going to have to do with, can you guess? Yup, blue… it just kinda happened this/that way. We shall see how this goes! Below you will find strange facts about the color blue, which I got from thefactsite…
studies show that weight lifters are able to handle heavier weights in blue gyms
blue is associated with air mail and the navy
a survey has shown that blue is the best selling color in women’s sweaters because they think men like it
blue is the color most preferred by men
in India, blue is thought to bring bad luck and is associated with mourning
in China, blue is associated with pain
the color blue, in the Bible, symbolizes heavenly grace… The Virgin Mary is often depicted wearing blue
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8% of the world’s population has blue eyes
blue is the favored color of toothbrushes
blue birds can not see the color blue
owls are the only bird that can see the color blue
light blue was first recorded as a color term in English in 1915
blue skittles were not out until 15 years after the original skittles
mosquitoes are more attracted to the color blue than any other color
the phrase ‘once in a blue moon’ means something that happens infrequently
and then there’s this…
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Genesis 9: 12-17 (NKJV) And God said: “This is the sign of the covenant which I make between Me and you, and every living creature that is with you, for perpetual generations: 13 I set My rainbow in the cloud, and it shall be for the sign of the covenant between Me and the earth. 14 It shall be, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the rainbow shall be seen in the cloud; 15 and I will remember My covenant which is between Me and you and every living creature of all flesh; the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh. 16 The rainbow shall be in the cloud, and I will look on it to remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.” 17 And God said to Noah, “This is the sign of the covenant which I have established between Me and all flesh that is on the earth.”
Some women are made of steel, stones, tears, dust, bones and scars. Others are made of books, music, rainfall, stardust, moonlight, flowers, daydreams and wild adventures. The rare ones are made of both.
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