10 Interesting Facts About Christmas Movies

November 30, 2016

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omorrow is the first day of December, but there's a good chance you've already started watching Christmas movies, especially if you have kids.  And no matter how many times you've seen them, you may not know everything.     "People" magazine has a list of "30 Surprising Facts About Your Favorite Christmas Movies," and while… Read More

Five Random Facts For Tuesday

November 22, 2016

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  Here are some random facts for you . . .   1.  People produce an average of 0.28 pounds of feces per day, or around 100 pounds a year.     2.  When Milton Bradley invented the Game of Life in 1860, one of the possible outcomes was suicide.     3.  There are… Read More

Five Random Facts For Tuesday

November 15, 2016

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Here are some random facts for you . . .     1.  The "X" in "Merry Xmas" is actually the Greek letter Chi, which is an abbreviation for Christ in Greek.  (Chi is pronounced like "kai".)   2.  The first ever cell phone call was placed on April 3rd, 1973, when one of the… Read More

Five Random Facts For Monday

October 24, 2016

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  Here are some random facts for you . . .   1.  Mercury is the closest planet to the sun, but Venus gets hotter, because its atmosphere traps and holds heat.     2.  Miss Piggy and the Phillie Phanatic were created by the same person.  Her name is Bonnie Erickson, and she had… Read More

Five Everyday Things You Didn't Know Had a Purpose

October 6, 2016

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  We found a list online of everyday things you've probably never thought about.  But they all have a purpose.  Here are five we liked . . .   1.  The hole in the top of a pen cap.  It's not some weird engineering thing that keeps it from drying out.  It just makes the… Read More

14 Things You May Not Have Known About 2014's Biggest Songs

December 12, 2014

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  Someone compiled a list of interesting facts about this year's biggest singles . . . and here are the highlights:   1.  Beyoncé considered recording Meghan Trainor's hit "All About That Bass". 2.  The choir in the background of Sam Smith's "Stay With Me" is really just his voice layered 20 times. 3.  Charli… Read More

December 5th - Back in the Day

December 5, 2014

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  223 years ago . . . In 1791, WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART died under mysterious circumstances at age 35.  It may have been a kidney infection, or perhaps the trichinosis from eating bad pork. 160 years ago . . . In 1854, Aaron Allen of Boston PATENTED A FOLDING THEATER CHAIR. 85 years ago .… Read More

[Humor] The Top Interesting Facts About the U.S. Military

November 11, 2014

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  In honor of today being Veterans Day, here are The Top Interesting Facts About the U.S. Military.   On November 11th, every veteran or active duty member is legally allowed to punch a hippy.   All branches combined have almost enough fire power to take on the entire Oakland Raiders fan base.   Today's… Read More

Five Random Facts About Halloween

October 31, 2014

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Here are some random facts about Halloween . . .   1.  The final numbers are in, and the costume that got the most searches in the U.S., U.K., and Australia was . . . "Frozen" costumes.  Zombie came in second, followed by ninja, pirate, and clown. 2.  53% of parents with kids under 10… Read More

Where You Sit in a Restaurant Affects How Much You Eat

October 7, 2014

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According to a recent study out of Cornell, where you sit in a restaurant can actually affect how much you EAT. Researchers observed people at 27 different restaurants across the country.  Here are four things that can subconsciously make you eat LESS, and eat healthier. 1.  Pick a table that's well lit.  It's not clear… Read More