Thursday, January 15, 2009

Things I Didn't Need to Know

There are some things that appeal to the romantic instinct, and Scotsmen proudly wearing plaid kilts is one of them. But this definitely ruins that image for me:

Do Scots Need Kilts?:

Yet it is worth remembering that the kilt was a skirt invented by an Englishman in the 1720s.

Read the whole thing.

(Via OUPblog.)

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