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6 Everyday Actions And Why We Do Them

Offbeat  (tags: origination of actions, interesting, culture, society, sneezing bless, handshake )

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Where did the handshake,thumbs up, sneeze bless, clinking glasses, applause and high five originate?

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 5:38 am
Thanks, interesting.

Lona Goudswaard (83)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 5:54 am
Thanks for paosting, Nancy. Interesting and a education presented in humorous way always appeals to me.

AniMae C. (480)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 6:06 am
No mention of New Zealanders rubbing noses : )

T.Y. Nancy

Slava R. (1311)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 7:56 am
Would you shake hands with a pig wearing a silk coat?

Angelika Kempter (101)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 1:58 pm
Danke Nancy

Birgit W. (155)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 3:35 pm
Interesting, thanks for sharing Nancy.

Nyack Clancy (540)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 10:00 pm
Noted- Thanks Nancy

Wednesday July 16, 2014, 10:43 pm
Yes this was very Interesting
The thumb thing wet? Yuck
Thank you Nancy

Colleen L. (2)
Wednesday July 16, 2014, 11:29 pm
Very interesting. Thanks Nancy

Catrin NoForwardsPlease (185)
Thursday July 17, 2014, 2:33 am
Interesting .

Genoveva M G. (338)
Sunday July 20, 2014, 5:27 am
Yes, interesting.
Thanks Nancy

Helen Porter (39)
Sunday July 20, 2014, 11:48 pm

Craig Pittman (52)
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 4:01 am
Great fun. Thanks Nancy.

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Saturday August 9, 2014, 7:51 am
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