Friday, April 04, 2008

Believe It or Not...

I have just discovered that the writer Nigel Balchin invented the Aero chocolate bar. He also came up with the Black Magic box concept and named the Kit Kat bar. He was, of course, working for Rowntree's of York at the time, as an industrial psychologist, whatever that is.


  1. Their main task was to hold in check the psychotic tendencies of lathes, nasty little beasts that they were, also drilling machines which, experts had stated had strong narcissistic tendencies.
    Freud also mentions the behavior of spanners which he said were "always attaching themselves to nuts"

  2. Hoho, that explains it...