Strange But True: August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019
STRANGE BUT TRUE
by Samantha Weaver
* It was Nobel Prize-winning 20th-century American author John Steinbeck -- considered by many to be "a giant of American letters" -- who made the following sage observation: "We spend our time searching for security and hate it when we get it."
* It seems no one can adequately explain why women tend to strike matches away from themselves while men tend to strike them toward themselves.
* It may be hard to believe, but there is an official competition to see who can sit in a sauna the longest. The World Sauna Championships have taken place in Heinola,...