Picks and Pans Review: Revenge of the Orangutans

updated 12/23/1985 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/23/1985 AT 01:00 AM EST

Meanwhile, Sidney, an almost 2-year-old orang in a Cheshire, England zoo, painted a primate masterpiece entitled, I Am My Keeper's Brother. It was auctioned off for $170, which will go to the World Wildlife Fund.

It would be easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for 30 academics in the same field to agree

A group of 30 Biblical scholars met in St. Meinrad, Ind. to try to vote on which sayings that have been commonly attributed to Jesus were actually his and which were edited into the Bible by his followers. "Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth," for instance, lost, 24-6. "Blessed are you poor...you who hunger...you who weep" won an easy victory.

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