http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/magazinem...x.html#a007948

Lots of interesting items. Of particular relevance to this board:


#20. Sex workers in Roman times charged the equivalent price of eight glasses of red wine.

#60. The clitoris derives its name from the ancient Greek word kleitoris, meaning "little hill".

#69. Humans were first infected with the HIV virus in the 1930s.


(The article provides links to more details)