Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trivia Tuesday

Women are 37% more likely to go to a psychiatrist than men are.

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While many believe Hydrox cookies are an Oreo knock-off, Hydrox actually came first
—in 1908, four years before the Oreo.
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In WWII more civilians died than soldiers.

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God is not mentioned once in the Bible book of Esther.
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Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell.
'Single cell under microscope' is the caption under this picture.

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English is the only language that capitalizes the first person singular, I.
Spanish: yo
French: je
Portuguese: eu
German: ich
Swedish; jag
English: I

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Heinz Ketchup leaving the bottle travels at about 0.025 miles per hour.


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Oklahoma City was the first city in the world to install a parking meter, starting in 1935.

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Ancient Rome became the first city to reach a population of one million in 5 B.C.
It would be more than eighteen centuries before the second such city, London, would reach that milestone in 1800.

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"Jay" used to be slang for "foolish person." So when a pedestrian ignored street signs,
he was referred to as a "jaywalker."


That's it for today!
Have a great week!


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