Mercer Boy wrote:
You would be referring to Kari Byron. Yes, I very much dig her as well.
She looks distinctly unattractive in the pic you included - I hope this is a factor of the pic and not her
Mercer Boy wrote:27. The phrase "rule of thumb" is derived from an old English law, which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb (sign of a true civilized society...not).
"That's not very thick - what good is a wee little stick like that? Maybe they should have called it the rule of wrist?"
Mercer Boy wrote:29. Celery has negative calories! It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it to begin with. It's the same with apples! (Guess what I'm buying on my next trip to the grocery store?)
Celery true, apples not - too much fructose (natural fruit sugars?) in apples makes them positive calories - just not by much...
Mercer Boy wrote:11. Chocolate affects a dog's heart and nervous system; a few ounces will kill a small sized dog.
Not necessarily true - yes Chocolate is not good for most dogs but it is not quite as deadly as this would leave you to believe, my parents' Collie ate a ton of chocolate one year when he got into my Halloween bag back in the day and while he did have the 'rhea for a few days and was hyper as hell for a while there was no major backlash...