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  • why do we say white rabbits on the 1st

    Why do we say \’White Rabbits\’ at the beginning of each month? As I understand it, this expression is used to safeguard the speaker against the consequences of that other traditional slogan \”pinch, punch, first of the month\”. I wasn\’t aware it was still done. However, it was a common belief among RAF bomber aircrew during WW2 that saying \”white rabbits\” the VERY FIRST thing upon waking would protect oneself. The courage of these heroes…

  • why do we sweat so much when we sleep

    Just above your collarbone, at the bottom of your neck, is your. ItБs a butterfly-shaped gland that controls things like how fast your beats and how quickly you burn off calories. It releases hormones to help regulate your bodyБs (all the things your body does to turn food into energy and keep you going). If you have, it means your is overactive and produces too much of a called. It can significantly speed up your…

  • why do we pay for a tv licence

    Get daily updates directly to your inbox TV Licence rules changed this month, so everyone who downloads programmes has to pay the fee. But what are we paying for and where does the money go? The TV licensing organisation says the fee provides a range of TV, radio and online content, as well as developing new ways to deliver it. In addition to funding BBC programmes and services, a proportion of the licence fee contributes…

  • why do you need a credit card for paypal

    They ALL SUK. I was stuck with a PayPal acct by an online service that wanted to move away from rewarding users with checks. Fine. So, for some years, I\’ve been thinking I have a PayPal acct. Unti I decided to actually USE it, this past week. Now all this credit card BS, and in the meantime, my eBay seller is probably PO\’d. That\’s bad enough, but I then spent probably over half an hour…

  • why do you hear heartbeat in your ears

    When I lie down at night with my head on my pillow I can hear my heart beating loudly in my ears. It is often so loud that I cannot get to. I have borderline, could that be it? It is very common to sense your heart beat while lying in bed – rarely is it anything serious, but certainly this sensation will be aggravated if your is high. If your blood pressure is normal,…