Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Trivia Tuesday

There would be 403 episodes of "The Joy of Painting", many of which are rerun on public broadcasting channels. Bob Ross (1942-1995) is a joy to watch whether you want to learn to paint or not. Appearing always positive, one of the catchphrases often heard was "We don't make mistakes; we just have happy accidents”.

A survey reported that 12% of Americans think that Joan of Arc was Noah's wife. 


The name "buffalo wings" does not suggest that these chicken wings taste or look like they came from a bison, but rather that they originated in Buffalo, New York.
 Approximately one-third of the population can't snap their fingers!


The loop on a belt that holds the loose end is called a 'keeper'.


More American Presidents were born in the month of October than any other month. They were John Adams, Rutherford B. Hayes, Chester Arthur, Theodore Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Jimmy Carter.


On October 31, 1864, Nevada became the 36th state of the United States.


Emus cannot walk backwards.

Sigmund Freud’s chain-smoking led to more than 30 cancer surgeries.


That's all for today.

Have a great week!

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