A little learning is a dangerous thing;
Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:
There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain,
and drinking largely sobers us again! Alexander Pope
Sunday, June 1, 2008
TRIVIA - INFLUENZA
Did you know that influenza, commonly known as flu, was so named because the cause of the disease was supposedly the evil "influence" of the stars? This "influence" was believed to be the cause of plagues and pestilences.