Yes, it is passing strange. But I get the impression that most were chosen for their poetry rather that their engineering brilliance--and maybe IKB was chosen as the sole representative of engineers'; bridges?
I';m loving jeans so much more lately with the introduction of patterned and coloured jeans. I especially adore those candy striped jeans. I want them so much. My sister bought them in black and white stripes last week and they look great.