Wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!
For your intellectual entertainment a smattering of news bits…
PUMPKIN PIE AROUSES GUYS
According to a new study, besides satisfying their sweet tooth, the smell of pumpkin pie really turns men on. “The number one odor that enhanced penile blood flow was a combination of lavender and pumpkin pie,” Alan Hirsch, Director of Chicago’s Smell and Taste Treatment Research Center, told WPBF in West Palm Beach, Fla.
For more than half of U.S. entrepreneurs, home is where the office is, according to the Small Business Administration. However what home based start-ups may save in rent may be lost in productivity, thanks to a neighbor’s incessantly barking dog, nearby construction work not to mention kids under foot.
HOW MAY 911 CALLS COME FROM CELL PHONES?
Established as a national standard in 1968, 911 handles more than 230 million calls a year — 70 percent of which now come from mobile phones.
ARE DOGS SMARTER THAN CATS?
The scientists at Oxford University claim canines are smarter than felines. Their reasoning is that dogs are more social animals and therefore have bigger brains than the more solitary-inclined cats. Let the debate start. Personally, I like Plywood Pure-Bred Holstein Cows!