April 15th, 2014
There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar,
Ancient Egyptians invented the dog collar.
Ain’t is a word listed as slang for am not, are not, or is not,
Justin Bieber was the first celebrity to smile for his mug shot.
A duel between three people is called a ‘Truel,’
1,000 yards is the size of the world’s largest swimming pool.
There are 4,800 species of frog, but only one goes “ribbit,”
4,000 McDonalds burgers are eaten every minute.
Cats make over 1,000 different vocal sounds; dogs make ten,
The 3rd tallest freestanding building is called the Big Ben.
The first London Underground trains were nicknamed ‘Sewer Trams,’
Roger Connor was the first major league to hit a grand slam.
A coffee tree yields one pound of coffee in a year,
Colonists were the first people to make root beer.
Koala fingerprints could be confused for human fingerprints at a crime scene,
The girl to set the record for 35 backflips was only sixteen.
Canada is an Indian word meaning ‘Big Village,’
The first photograph ever was a street scene image.
A violin contains about 70 separate pieces of wood,
An author named Charles Perrault wrote Little Red Riding Hood.
A killer whales heart beats 60 times a minute on the surface,
A building in Ancient Rome held the first circus.