Monday, January 14, 2013
“He who fails to become a giant need not remain content with being a dwarf.”
—ERNEST BRAMAH, English writer
A man and his new wife were out for a romantic dinner during their honeymoon. As they were enjoying dessert, the man turned to his wife and asked, “Would you have married me if my father hadn’t left me a fortune?”
“Dear,” she replied sweetly, “I would have married you no matter who left you a fortune.”
How many U.S. state names end with the letter "a"?
21. In alphabetical order: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia, and West Virginia.
THE CW: This network is a joint venture of CBS (the C) and Warner Brothers (the W).
CMT: It began in 1983 as CMTV, for Country Music Television, but dropped the V after a complaint by MTV.
MTV: It used to signify the Music Television network, but in 2010 the network officially changed its name to MTV, meaning the letters now technically signify … nothing.