The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

4 July 2004

Things I learned today (4)

And after all, learning is the most enjoyable part of living, or so I've heard.

  • Vaseline® petroleum jelly was inspired by something called, um, rod wax.

  • It is possible to take one's top off in less than five minutes.

  • The state of California has granted a posthumous name change to a murdered transsexual woman.

  • Not everyone who crosses the border from Mexico illegally is an aspiring day laborer.

  • There are reasons not to use the word "socialist" in blog comments.

  • Singer Charlotte Church does not have gas.

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