|Posted on June 29, 2013 at 2:40 PM|
Hey everybody, this is the seventy-seventh week of Weekly Lily.
Enjoy! ~Site Manager Lily
Weekly Poke-Pic: Golem
Weekly Random Webcomic: The Order of the Stick
Did You Know...?
1) Until a study published in 1905 by Carnegie scientist Nettie Stevens that identified the Y chromosome, gender was thought to be caused by environmental factors such as passion of sex, nutrition and temperature. These theories had their roots in Aristotle, over 2000 years ago.
2) The most popular boat name in the U.S. is "Liberty".
3) If you stay up all night, your body burns an additional 161 calories.
Jokes n' Riddles: Egg Yolks
Which is correct to say, "The yolk of the egg are white," or "The yolk of the egg is white"?
Answer: Neither. Egg yolks are yellow.
News: Super Bowl ring found in airport bathroom
While it is not the first time someone has inadvertently left something behind in an airport restroom, the discovery of a misplaced Super Bowl ring by an airport employee at the Mineta San Jose International Airport probably was the most “blingy” and valuable of items.
Arra Daquina, an employee at a Starbucks outpost in the airport’s baggage claim area, happened upon the ring of a San Francisco 49ers player from the team’s Super Bowl XIX victory over the Miami Dolphins in 1984.
Game of the Week: Colour Blind
brought to you by Nitrome (who is not a sponsor)
Random Idea of the Week:
When you're bored with nothing to do, you need a topic. A random idea. Well, if you need that, you've come to the right place!
Try challenging your brain. Do things that you normally don't do, such as using the computer mouse with your non-dominant hand, or reading a book upside-down.
WANT MORE? We need more ideas! More members! More helpers! More visitors! More voters! More Jokes n' Riddles! Let all of your friends know about this site. Let us know if you have an idea. We need more!!!
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