Monday, October 17, 2011

Another foot find...

With Halloween approaching, you might find this experience interesting:  a boy was fishing in a lake and hooked but then lost what appeared to be a human foot. An eight-hour search revealed the big one that got away was only a Halloween prop.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Stranger than fiction

Lord Byron gets credit for the origin of this concept ("'Tis strange — but true; for truth is always strange; Stranger than fiction."), but I like one of Mark Twain’s rewordings better (“Truth is more of a stranger than fiction.”).