Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Nuggets of Note October 23-30, 2012
Some fun how-to Halloween costumes from the Smithsonian blog - everything from Dorothy Gale to George Washington's statue.
Mental Floss shares some Halloween candy trivia, the haunted history of 7 american landmarks, Ben Franklin's 200 synonyms for drunk, 19 amazing facts from items at Toys R Us, 23 facts from a grocery store, some creepy seance pictures, 19 facts about childrens books at the library,
My love of history and language was piqued by this intriguing Mental Floss post about 7 ancient languages that have yet to be deciphered. I've never been that good at ciphers, but any unsolved mystery is intriguing.
The Daily Mirror has a fascinating post about Hollywood Heights apartment complexes.