Sunday, October 01, 2006

History of the day for October 1

In 1965, James Schlatter discovers Nutrasweet when he tries to synthesize an anti-ulcer drug and tastes his creation. Later that year he discovers what he names "Liquid Nasty" (which never reaches the production stage) and 118 poisons of varying toxicity.

1 comment:

Monkey said...

I drank "Liquid Nasty" once. It did not end well.