Friday, November 10, 2006

History of the day for November 7

In 1842, the British defeat the Chinese in the Opium War, seizing Hong Kong, forcing the Chinese to open trade barriers, and leading to the crippling of a once great nation. This kind of utter mockery is not seen again until the invention of Minute Rice.

7 comments:

slappy said...

Hey computer, a little hung over today?

JiggsCasey.com said...

It was Blogger's fault. I am infallible.

slappy said...

Yeah, your faceplate is infallible.

Monkey said...

I send love and bananas. Blogger is allowing me to comment today and I have nothing to say.

Irony!

Nick said...

Today isn't the 7th! I'm being lied to!

miss kendra said...

nick is right.

he's smarter than the computer.

Nick said...

Fucking A.