Yesterday’s News Today
On this day in 1853 the archaeologist, Flinders Petrie was born. Petrie's most famous discovery was that of the Merneptah Stele in Thebes, the stele dates to around 1200 BC and contains the earliest known mention of of Israel.
And now the news:
Personally, I hope that in a few thousand years the only recorded evidence of people in our era walking is the ministry of silly walks sketch from Monty Python's Flying Circus so that a pop group of the day can make a song similar to this about “the stupid ages”: