Idiom of the Day
too many irons in the fire
to have too many things that you are trying to do
My friend has too many irons in the fire at the moment and has no time for other things.
Myth about Alcohol
ALCOHOL CAN GIVE YOU A 25POUND LIVER
The average human liver weighs somewhere in the vicinity of 3.5 pounds (roughly 1.5 kilograms) and the fact that excessive alcohol consumption can wreak havoc upon the vital organ is common knowledge. But this cautionary advice wasnt terrifying enough for temperance newsletters, one of which wrote that in some cases the liver [of a drinker] reaches an enormous weight, fifteen, and even twenty to twentyfive pounds being not uncommon.