It's time for our daily holiday this morning.
( international haiku poetry day ) this holiday falls during national poetry month.'
Today is a celebration of the haiku... which dates back a millennium in japan.
A haiku is a short poem consisting of three lines.
The first line has five syllables... the second has seven... and the third has five.
Rhyming is not required.
Have fun... and write a haiku!
==== to tie our daily holiday in to an to tie our daily holiday in to an interesting new study... we have the first line of a haiku about beards.
Here it is: "more germs than a dog."
Swiss researchers found more harmful bacteria in samples taken from beards ... than in fur samples taken from dogs.
Nearly 40- percent of the beard samples tested positive for microbes that pose a threat to human health.