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11 Monarchs Who Went Insane

With election season in full swing, perhaps it’s time to take a step back and be glad that neither candidate makes out with corpses or thinks they have bones made of glass. Whether they were born with mental illness or slowly descended into lunacy as a result of leading tragic lives, these 11 rulers definitely [...]

The Royal Disease

During the winter of 1884, Queen Victoria’s youngest son, Prince Leopold, was convalescing in France. While there, he slipped and fell and couldn’t stop bleeding. Within a few hours, he died. Prince Leopold was the first monarch known to suffer from hemophilia—a blood disorder that causes excessive bleeding. It appears Victoria was responsible for the [...]

Keyboards Around Us

*******************************************************   Older Posts ******************************************************* A bag, a shoe, a wall – a keyboard for every geek. Some of the largest and unusual keyboards, some interesting and funny accesories, all proof of human imagination and advanced technology today. Smash forehead on keyboard to continue…   Keyboard Bags  Any tech-girls around here?!?   (…)Read the rest of Keyboards Around Us (101 words) © Alexandra for Weirdomatic, 2009. | Permalink [...]

Chopsticks Art

******************************************************* ******************************************************* I rarely enter a Chinese restaurant, therefore, I rarely need to use chopsticks… But as you can imagine, the very few times I have had the chance… I have never ever been able to eat with them. Copyright © star5112 on Flickr (…)Read the rest of Chopsticks Art (327 words) © Alexandra for Weirdomatic, 2009. | Permalink | 5 [...]

Tree of Life

******************************************************* Older Posts ******************************************************* GROWTH, CHANGES, MEMORIES. The tree shows us the changing seasons, connects us with places and history. It shares our memories with every wisper of the wind, while his branches slowly dance. (…)Read the rest of Tree of Life (6 words) © Alexandra for Weirdomatic, 2009. | Permalink | 5 comments | Add to Post tags:

Scream For Ice Cream

******************************************************* ******************************************************* “I had always thought that once you grew up you could do anything you wanted – stay up all night or eat ice-cream straight out of the container.” Bill Bryson Why do we love ice cream that much? Maybe because it’s the best food for soul. (…)Read the rest of Scream For Ice Cream (264 words) © [...]