The word "Dunce" is taken from the name of a brilliant scholar. Dun Scotus - named after his birthplace of Duns in Scotland - challenged the Church's ideas in the 13th century. But his innovative thoughts were rejected by other scholars after his death. The condemned his teaching as stupid, thus changing the meaning of "dunce"
In 1626, English philosopher Francis Bacon conducted one of the earliest experiments into frozen food. He stuffed a chicken with snow that he could observe whether the cold helped to preserve the bird's flesh. Alas, he caught a fatal chill from handling so much snow!
Words in Motion, Movement that Speaks.
This is the first all female Hip Hop tour group.
These 9 ladies are doing a production of Hip Hop dance, music and performance around New Zealand.
The Auckland show is at Zen on Albert St on the 18th of October 2008.
Tickets on the door are $20 and the first 100 ticket holders through the door get a free Bella Qween mixtape and custom cocktail at the bar.
You can also come as a VIP. Tickets are $100 and this gives you access to the VIP area and Alize Drinks all night.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase VIP tickets.
For more info and tour dates follow the link.