Ten of the Most Expensive Toys Ever Sold at Sotheby’s
As the list below shows, toy’s by German tinplate Märklin are highly prized among collectors. The two most expensive tinplate toys ever sold by Christie’s were also by Märklin, with those produced by another German firm, Bing, closely following. The William and Mary doll is also the most expensive doll ever sold at auction. So without further delay, let’s get …
The Top 10 Highest Scoring 7 Letter Words You Use in Scrabble
All of these Top 10 words I have chosen contain seven letters and therefore earn the premium 150 for using all the letters in the rack. Being able to play them depends on there already being suitable words on the board to which they can be added. In an actual game, the face value of the perpendicular words to which …
The Top 10 Most Expensive Thoroughbred Horses Ever Sold
A young, winning stallion horse can reach a lot of money when it comes time to be put out to stud and these ten are the worlds most expensive. While some of them haven’t won that many races, they are all pure thoroughbreds which makes them the purest of the breeds…
The Top 10 Greatest Horse Racing Jockeys of All Time
To most people, it is the horse that goes on to become more famous than the riders, but now and again it is the jockeys who get the fame. This list of ten world class and world famous jockeys is not one that features names everyone has heard of, but for those in the know, this is a list of …
The Top Ten Fastest Times Women Have Run the London Marathon
While the times are not quite as fast as the top 10 fastest men running the London Marathon, they are still very impressive indeed. These are the some of the fastest long distance runners in the world and with these top times, they have already sealed their place in London Marathon history…
The Top Ten Oldest Golf Clubs in the UK
It is said the UK is the home of Golf so it makes sense that it is also home to some of the worlds oldest golf clubs. While there are many golf clubs all over the world that claim to be the oldest, these ten are the oldest in the UK…
The Top 10 Fastest WBA World Title Boxing Fights
Personally, I love a good title fight match when it comes to boxing. While I like to watch the skill of two elite fighters I am always wishing, hoping for a knockout match to make it more exciting. These ten matches are just that and ended just as soon as they began…
Ten Countries With the Smallest Defence Budgets in the World
While a lot of countries spend billions on the armies and defence forces some of them spend so little that it’s just a matter of history that they have forces at all! Here are ten countries that still have a small defence budget, but its so small it’s not much of a defence to anyone…
Top 10 Ways to Help People in Need Who Live in Other Countries
One look at the international news headlines is enough to make many people immediately wonder what they can do to ease the suffering of individuals who live abroad and are dealing with harrowing circumstances. Fortunately, there are numerous ways to pitch in and some of them don’t even involve leaving home.