A bottle episode is one continuous scene set on a single stage. The concept was originally designed to press costs during the making of expensive television shows. However, over the years it has become a modern take on the traditional one act play.
The name was first used during the production of the show Star Trek; the cast and crew would often refer to the single location episodes as “ship-in-a-bottle” episodes.
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” – Groucho Marx
The opening theme to the American 1970’s television show M*A*S*H was called Suicide Is Painless.
The Latin palmo means ‘I print the palm of the hand’ or ‘I tie up a vine’.
In 1994, there were only ten lawyers in Cambodia.
The Great Barrier Reef is the greatest organism-made structure on the planet. It covers 350,000 square kilometres (135,000 square miles), an expanse greater than Poland.
According to Deuteronomy 22:24, if a woman did not scream loud enough while being raped, she was deemed to be part of the evil that must be purged; it was therefore ruled she must be stoned together with the rapist.