Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Trivia Tuesday...

Collecting trivia is a great hobby!
It doesn't take up room in my house, and I don't have to dust it!

Here's some more...

One in every 2000 babies is born with a tooth.

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Almonds are the oldest, most widely cultivated and extensively used nuts in the world. 

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Walt Disney's first cartoon character was called Oswald the Rabbit.

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The science-fiction series "Lost in Space" that premiered on CBS in 1965 was set in the year 1997!

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"Ough" can be pronounced in eight different ways. The following sentence contains them all: "A rough-coated, dough-faced ploughman strode through the streets of Scarborough, coughing and hiccoughing thoughtfully."
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The Canary Islands were not named for a bird called a canary. They were named after a breed of large dogs. The Latin name was Canariae insulae - "Island of Dogs."

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Mockingbirds can imitate any sound from a squeaking door to a cat meowing.


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Infant beavers are called kittens.


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The water in the Great Salt Lake of Utah is more than four times as salty as any ocean.


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So now we know!!! 

Have a great week!!!


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