I love Rob Brezny's "Astrology Newsletter" and snagged this little bit of yesterday's email to share here :
NEWS IN BRIEF In the next 24 hours, 200 million people will make love on this planet, as they do every day of every year. *Wired* magazine reports that vast supplies of frozen natural gas lie beneath the oceans, harboring more potential energy than all of the world's oil reserves. China and India, which comprise one-third of the earth's population, have more than twice the wealth they had in 1989. Rising rates of intermarriage are helping to dissipate ethnic and religious strife worldwide. Death rates from cancer are shrinking. Acreage devoted to organic farming is increasing rapidly. Levels of literacy and education and political freedom are steadily growing all over the world. If forced to decide between having a bigger penis and living in a world where there was no war, 90 percent of all men would pick universal peace. With every dawn, when first light penetrates the sea, many seahorse colonies perform a dance to the sun. An average cloud is the same weight as 100 elephants. There are always so many fragments of spider legs floating in the air that you are constantly inhaling them wherever you go. A river requires a million years to move a grain of sand 100 miles. Diamonds rain from the skies on the planets Uranus and Neptune. The five most beautiful words in the English language are luminous, crucible, melody, undulates, and gratitude.