It’s All A Matter of Interpretation!

I know there is a better version of this out there but I can’t seem to find it.

But I still want to know – what the hell is the answer?

And thanks for my friend Shirli for putting me on to this.

On this day in 1794: Eli Whitney is granted a patent for the cotton gin.

Lunedi Lunacy

Still staying with last week’s Shakespeare theme Fry and Laurie take the mickey out of all those “An Actor Prepares” programmes that I recall watching religiously on educational TV.

 

What astounds me – aside from the sheer wit of it all – is how bloody young the two were when this was recorded!  Looking at them who would have thought that Fry would end up become an elder statesman of British arts and letters and Laurie, thanks to House, a bit of a middle-aged sex symbol?

On this day in 1885: Cree and Assiniboine warriors win the Battle of Cut Knife, their largest victory over Canadian forces during the North-West Rebellion.