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.


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


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


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


"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."

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."


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


Infant beavers are called kittens.


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


So now we know!!! 

Have a great week!!!

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