First or Last Day

Why do we smile at the profound wisdom of being told that “today is the first day of the rest of your life,” when in reality – at least so far – it’s actually the last day of your life? (02-16-2015)

Abbreviate This !

Didn’t you ever wonder why the word abbreviation is such a long word? (07-14-2014)

They Shoot Horses, Don’t They ?

Why don’t police use tranquilizer guns? Didn’t you ever wonder why we only use them for animals, but use real bullets for people. (09-12-2013)

Going Broker

Don’t you think we might have thought of a better name for someone who invests your money than a ‘broker’? (04-12-2013)

Twinkle, Twinkle, E, F, G

Why does the “A B C . . .” song that we use to teach kids the English alphabet, have the same tune as “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”? (03-14-2014)

The ‘Free’ Gift ?

Did you ever see an advertisement which offers a ‘free gift?’ Aren’t gifts always free? (03-05-2013)