In the 1400’s a law was set forth in England that a man was allowed
to beat his wife with a stick no thicker than his thumb.
Hence we have ‘the rule of thumb’
Many years ago in Scotland , a new game was invented. It was ruled ‘Gentlemen
Only… Ladies Forbidden’… and thus,
the word GOLF entered into the English language.
The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV was
Fred and Wilma Flintstone.