Bet You Didn’t Know That …. – By Dalia Al Saad


Male Pups Also Give In! Male pups will sometimes let female pups “win” when they play-fight so they can get to know them better.
Male Pups Also Give In!
Male pups will sometimes let female pups “win” when they play-fight so they can get to know them better.

Thanks to Forgetful Squirrels.  Every year, hundreds of new trees grow because of squirrels forgetting where they buried their nuts.
Thanks to Forgetful Squirrels.
Every year, hundreds of new trees grow because of squirrels forgetting where they buried their nuts.
Highest Court in the Land.  There is a basketball court on the top floor of the U.S. Supreme Court Building. It’s known as the “highest court in the land.”
Highest Court in the Land.
There is a basketball court on the top floor of the U.S. Supreme Court Building. It’s known as the “highest court in the land.”

 

Bridget the Exalted One! Bridget pronounced  BRIJ-it. Having Irish, Scottish, English and Irish Mythological roots, Bridget an anglicized form of the Irish name Brighid which means "exalted one" at a high or powerful position as well as "noble". In Irish mythology she was the goddess of fire, poetry and wisdom, the daughter of the god Dagda. Related names: Bedelia, Bree, Bridge, Bridgett, Bridgette, Bridgit, Brigit, Brigitte, Brit, Britney
Bridget the Exalted One!
Bridget pronounced
BRIJ-it. Having Irish, Scottish, English and Irish Mythological roots, Bridget an anglicized form of the Irish name Brighid which means “exalted one” at a high or powerful position as well as “noble”. In Irish mythology she was the goddess of fire, poetry and wisdom, the daughter of the god Dagda.
Related names: Bedelia, Bree, Bridge, Bridgett, Bridgette, Bridgit, Brigit, Brigitte, Brit, Britney.

 

Mickey and Minnie Married For Real! Wayne Allwine and Russi Taylor, who respectively voiced Mickey and Minnie Mouse, were married in real life.
Mickey and Minnie Married For Real!
Wayne Allwine and Russi Taylor, who respectively voiced Mickey and Minnie Mouse, were married in real life.

 

A Blessing in Disguise! Chocolate chip cookies were made by accident when the chocolate in the cookie did not melt properly.
A Blessing in Disguise!
Chocolate chip cookies were made by accident when the chocolate in the cookie did not melt properly.

 

War against Water! The Roman Emperor Caligula once declared war on Neptune, the god of the seas. His men ran to the ocean and stabbed at the water.
Stab Water to Death!
The Roman Emperor Caligula once declared war on Neptune, the god of the seas. His men ran to the ocean and stabbed at the water.

 

Gina in the Rose Garden.. Gina: Pronounced JEE-nah, GEE-nah, JEE-na, GEE-na. The name Gina originated as a short form of “Georgina” meaning “earth worker,” “Regina” meaning “Queen,” “Eugene” meaning “well-born,” “Luigina” meaning “famous in war” or other names ending in “-gina.” However, Gina is now bestowed as its own given name, which means “garden” in Hebrew. The independent use of the name (not as a short form) dates back to at least the 1920s and is believed to be first used in such a form in Italy, where the name means “rose.” The name Gina may also derive from Virginia.
Gina in the Rose Garden..
Gina: Pronounced JEE-nah, GEE-nah, JEE-na, GEE-na.
The name Gina originated as a short form of “Georgina” meaning “earth worker,” “Regina” meaning “Queen,” “Eugene” meaning “well-born,” “Luigina” meaning “famous in war” or other names ending in “-gina.” However, Gina is now bestowed as its own given name, which means “garden” in Hebrew. The independent use of the name (not as a short form) dates back to at least the 1920s and is believed to be first used in such a form in Italy, where the name means “rose.”
The name Gina may also derive from Virginia.

 

Will You Marry Me? Not only do penguins mate for life, but they also spend time finding a pebble to give their mate in order to “propose.”
Will You Marry Me?
Not only do penguins mate for life, but they also spend time finding a pebble to give their mate in order to “propose.”

 

Halah My Moon Light! Halah is a female name of Arabic origin and it means “Moon’s Halo.”

 

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