105: Prohibition Cow Shoes and Hollow Canes

105: Prohibition Cow Shoes and Hollow Canes

 
 
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From 1920 to 1933, the United States had a ban against the sale and import of alcohol. Almost immediately the whole nation began to find innovative ways to smuggle booze past the law. Image Courtest Wikimedia Commons: Creative Commons SHOW…

103: Mysterious Duck Feet

103: Mysterious Duck Feet

 
 
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It’s freezing but that flock of ducks is standing barefoot on an icy pond. Why don’t they have frostbite? Turns out, ducks (any many other birds) have something in their legs humans don’t, rete mirabile. Share this…TwitterPinterestFacebookLinkedinReddit

102: If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It

102: If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It

 
 
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I’ve heard so many of these from my Dad around the kitchen table, we should call these “dad-isms” instead of aphorisms. Those pithy phrases that are so true, they’re almost a cliche. Trace and Amy explore a few of their…