Sunday, 16 January 2011

What I've learnt (comeback edition)

I gave these a bit of a break over the holiday season, but now we're back.

The late JB Priestley was a big fan of Monty Python, and was annoyed when the BBC didn't show it in the Midlands region.

There are a lot of duplicated Latin names for plants.

The technical name for a a hare's dropping is caecotroph.

New Zealand television shows the British version of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?.

According to official figures, more cassette singles were sold in 2010 than in 2009.