Oldster's View

Fight Against Maturity

Happy Birthday, Olive! Clink!

olivewithshandy.jpg

There is a remarkable lady in Australia who is, at least as far as I know, the oldest blogger on the planet. That’s her picture above.

Olive Riley is celebrating her 108th birthday on October 20th. Stop by her blog, read about her adventures, and wish her a happy day. Here’s the URL: Olive’s blog

October 17, 2007 Posted by | People | 1 Comment

Thanks, Knight Rider.

Link to More at legitforums

UNDERSTANDING ENGINEERS

The graduate with a Science degree asks, “Why does it work?”

The graduate with an Engineering degree asks, “How does it
work?”

The graduate with an Accounting degree asks, “How much will it
cost?”

The graduate with an Arts degree asks, “Do you want fries with
that?

October 17, 2007 Posted by | People | Comments Off on Thanks, Knight Rider.

Beer Tsunami

A flood of beer swept through the streets of St. Giles, England, on 17 October 1814. Caused by a rupture in a brewery tank containing 3500 barrels of beer, the tidal wave killed nine people and demolished two houses.

Link to lots more beer trivia, some of it probably even true.

October 17, 2007 Posted by | accident messes, Strange | Comments Off on Beer Tsunami