Wednesday, February 15, 2006

History of the day for February 15

In 1914, Bjorn Grunjelson makes downhill skiing much easier by inventing the "snowplow" method of stopping. This replaces the original beginners' method of stopping known as "running into trees."

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I can't be the only person who thought this was funny.

jiggs said...

It is amusing.