Boxego Moments this Week - 27th September 2013


Another week, another bunch of funny and weird stuff to make us laugh, wonder, stare agog and shake our heads at. View Post

Yosemite National Park: A Boxego Moment in History - 26th September 1890


Yosemite National Park was created by an act of Congress on this day in 1890. View Post

Party to the Party


Around this time nearly half a million young people will be making their way to university for the first time. There will be clouds of emotions swirling around the gates of learning up and down the country. Excitement, fear, joy and trepidation. The butterflies of uncertainty will be swooping in formation as nerves get the better of most. There will be tears. And that’s just the parents as they say goodbye their pride and joy. View Post

Boxego Moments this Week - 20th September 2013

Another week, another bunch of funny and weird stuff to make us laugh, wonder, stare agog and shake our heads at. View Post

Jumping the Shark - A Boxego Moment in History - 20th September 1977


The Fonz "Jumped the Shark" on Happy Days on this day in 1977. The phrase jump the shark was coined by John Hein, an American radio personality, to describe the moment the quality of a TV show begins to decline. View Post

Penicillin: A Boxego Moment in History - 15th September 1928


Sir Alexander Fleming, a Scottish biologist and pharmacologist discovered penicillin on this day in history in 1928. In 1999, Time magazine named Fleming one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century, stating of his discovery of penicillin that: “It was a discovery that would change the course of history.” View Post

Boxego Moment in Words - The Alchemist


Words that give pause for thought from The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho's best selling fable about following your dream. View Post

Boxego Moments this Week - 6th September 2013

Another week, another bunch of funny and weird stuff to make us laugh, wonder, stare agog and shake our heads at. View Post