Wednesday Wanderings: English Language Oddities, Organic Food, Coffee is Good, Yoga is Good, and Scary Tower Climbing

I just saw a conversation on Facebook about this very thing. I’m guilty of it with a few. Others make me cringe when I hear them. Here are 25 phrases that many people get wrong:

http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/25-common-phrases-that-youre-saying-wrong.html

In food related “things people get wrong,” here are five myths about organic food:

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/blog/5-myths-about-organics?sf14914084=1

This one is about coffee,- it may not be the bad habit many make it out to be:

http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/coffee/

Of course that is not a go-ahead to drink 30 cups a day, but, hey, you can now leave me and my caffeine addiction in peace, okay?

I seem to be on a health kick this week, so here are reasons why yoga is good for you:

http://www.yogajournal.com/health/1634?page=2

Under the Really Cool heading, here are some pictures of a lost Egyptian city that was discovered after 1200 years underwater:

http://seriouslyforreal.com/seriously-for-real/heracleion-photos-lost-egyptian-city-revealed-after-1200-years-under-sea/

This last one is just in case you haven’t gotten you scare factor in this week. It’s a video of a repairman climbing to the top of a 1,768 foot antenna tower. If you can watch this without getting ill or dizzy, you are far better than I am:

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