The Absolutely Brilliant Reason Icelandic People Are Currently Having Loads Of Children

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The Absolutely Brilliant Reason Icelandic People Are Currently Having Loads Of Children

Figures just released show that Iceland is currently seeing an all-time record number of babies born. 

Newspaper Visir report that in hospitals last weekend in Iceland more epidurals than ever in history were administered to women going into labour.

But why the sudden surge in arrivals? 

Scientists reckon the likeliest explanation is that yesterday marked exactly nine months since Iceland famously knocked England out of the European Championship.

Presumably the football-mad country, filled with national pride (and whatever else) went home after knocking out the Poms in one of the sport's biggest ever upsets and...ummm....celebrated. 

Welcome to the world baby Icelanders. And you've just given us another excuse to enjoy this again...

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