Today’s Word: epigram (noun): An epigram (EP-ih-gram) is a very brief statement that expresses an idea in a clever or amusing way. As used by Charlotte Perkins Gilman: “Audiences are always better pleased with a smart retort, some joke or epigram, than with any amount of reasoning.”

 

Did You Know?: According to a recent announcement by SpaceX, a Japanese businessman will be the first private person to journey to the moon.

 

Worth Quoting: “Life is such a joke.  We take these things so seriously and yet we are only here for a nano-second.” — Alec Singer

 

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Long before Ferdinand Porsche lent his assistance to Hitler’s Volkswagen project, a Jewish engineer named Josef Ganz created the first prototype. Check out this article about it:

https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2018/09/14/josef-ganz-built-beetle-predecessor-makes-post-restoration-debut/