Fishing on the Potomac

July 4 – just sharing some pics for the moment! We’re on our way fishing again! More to come…

1420 PHOTOS – Strange Facts part 4

July 5,2019

Magpies are considered one of the world’s most intelligent animals, and the only non-mammal species able to recognize itself in a mirror test.

Baked beans are actually not baked, they’re stewed.

Before the term “bloopers” was coined, ‘out-takes’ were called ‘boners’. (I remember this – slightly – from back in the day when I would watch Candid Camera with my parents.)

Sunsets on Mars are blue

The television was invented two years before sliced bread. (I have to look this up, doesn’t seem possible, but I guess it is!)

“I’m not strange, weird, off, nor crazy, my reality is just different from yours.” – Lewis Carroll

1420 photosSTRANGE FACTS-part 3July 4, 2019

The Himalayan Honey Bee -the lagest – makes a hallucinogenic honey that tribes collect.

Collars on mens dress shirts used to be detachable-this saved money because the collar was the part that needed laundering

If you sneeze while traveling at 60 mph, your eyes are closed for an average of 50 feet

8 of the world’s largest statues are Buddha’s

Alligators will give manatees the right of way if they are swimming near each other.

(Thefactsite.com)

“If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou

1420 photosPicture of the DayJuly 4, 2019

Hydrangea

Taken June 4, 2019 with my LG cell phone camera

Don’t get used to me posting this early…I can’t sleep! We’re going fishing in a couple of hours…

Happy 4th!!

1420 photosStrang Facts – part twoJuly 3, 2019

The human nose can remember 50000 different scents.

Daddy long legs have penises, which technically makes them not a spider.

Bullfrogs do not sleep

The dark region on the north pole of Pluto’s moon – Charon – is called Mordor

In Morse code -.- means k

Asterism – a group of stars

(Thefactsite.com)

Hope everyone has a great day! (I am feeling better, not 100%, but better. I got a lot off my mind yesterday after my boyfriend got home, not everything but enough to ease my mind.)

1420 photosPicture of the DayJuly 3, 2019

Three apples

Taken June 4, 2019

1420 photosSTRANGE FACTSJULY 2, 2019

**Sorry it’s taken me so long to post this, I just haven’t been in the mood to do much of anything. Still not, really, but here I am. Sooner or later, I’ll blog about this but not right now.

Bug on yucca flower

People can suffer from a psychological disorder called Boanthropy that makes them believe they are a cow. They try to live their life as a cow.

Tiny bugs on a plant

The name for the shape if Pringles is called”Hyperbolic Paraboloid”.

Beetle on black eyed susan

Mr. Potatohead was the 1st toy to be advertising on television

Butterfly

A duel between two people is actually called a truel

Milkweed

The stage before frostbite is called”frostnip”

Blue Lily

Snails have 14000 teeth and some can even kill you.

(Thefactsite.com)

Hope everyone has a better day than I’m having!