Do you eat red meat?
I do eat red meat, but for preference, I would choose chicken. I cannot think of anything else to say here…
COUNTRY OF THE WEEK.
DOMO. REP. OF CONGO.
Where is it?: Central Africa, north-east of Angola.
Why avoid it?: Ravaged by ethnic strife, civil war and rival rebel groups sparked by massive influx of refugees from the fighting in Rwanda and Burundi. Also, terrorism, poor medical facilities, criminal police force, local active volcano and widespread disease.
Male life expectancy: 47.19 years.
Saving grace: You don’t live there.
Moment of greatness: When, on October 30, 1974, it was host to probably the greatest boxing spectacle of all time – Ali versus Fraser in the ‘Rumble in the Jungle’.
National Drink: Um Bongo, of course! Not really. Sadly, the locals are lucky if they’ve got anything to drink.
TODAY’S FACTS: 29th June:
The oldest authenticated man in the world, Shigechiyo Izumi of Japan, was 118 years old on this day in 1983.
On average you lose eleven ounces a night while sleeping.
Joseph Conrad, considered one of the greatest English writers of the twentieth century, was born in Poland and couldn’t speak a word of English until the age of forty-seven.
..."Thank you, come again"...
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