Friday, July 13, 2007


Teri has tagged me.
Here are the rules: You go to Wikipedia and type in your birthday (month and day) Then you write down 3 events, 2 births, 1 holiday, and tag 5 friends.

1813 - Pride and Prejudice is first published in the United Kingdom.
1902 - The Carnegie Institution is founded in Washington, DC with a $10 million gift from Andrew Carnegie.
1934 - The first ski tow in America begins operation in Vermont.

1582 - John Barclay, Scottish writer (d. 1621)
1864 - Herbert Akroyd Stuart, English engineer - inventor of the first compression ignition engine (d. 1927)

World Leprosy Day.

Mutation Meme
1. We have to post these rules before we give you the facts.

2. Players start with eight random facts/habits about themselves.
3. People who are tagged need to write their own blog about their eight things and post these rules.
4. At the end of your blog, you need to choose eight people to get tagged and list their names.
5. Don’t forget to leave them a comment telling them they’re tagged, and to read your blog.

Eight Things About Me:
1. I am invisible. I had a small accident-ette with the ITGR and developed a crystalline structure.
2. I still use Windows 95.
3. I cleared some loft space recently and found many memories.
4. I like to repair electronic stuff.
5. I have two heads. This does not pose a problem however. See #1 above.
6. I have used the word fasking in the Irish sense of fecking, and it has caused no end of trouble.
7. I prefer tea to coffee.
8. My left head doesn't like to use the same toothbrush as my right head.

I tag:
Jane Austen
Andrew Carnegie
John Barclay
Herbert Stuart
Colin Leyden
Steve Austin
James E. Hall
Ronald McDonald


Anonymous Anonymous said...


10:16 AM  
Blogger Teri said...

that was brilliant.

I wish I was invicible.

and wow, you share the same day as World Leprosy Day! You lucky dog, you.

10:48 AM  
Blogger Teri said...

do you think any of your tagged people will do it? I would love to see some of their answers.

4:47 PM  
Blogger Sans Pantaloons said...

Dick; Can you see me?

Teri; Like your tattoo. I might get one too, but Nobody™ would see it. I have emailed all those I tagged, Jane Austen replied with extreme prejudice, Andrew Carnegie & Steve Austin both sent six million dollars, John Barclay told me to fask off, Herbert Stuart coughed a lot, Colin Leyden is still programming the PLC5 to get that box up the ramp, James E. Hall sent two sausage rolls and Ronald McDonald sent a hamburger.

Quite a good response really.

6:30 AM  

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