Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Trivia Tuesday

The longest time that a place remained without rain was Arica, Chile – from October, 1903 to January, 1918 – 14 years!


------

Until they reach 2 years, lions can't roar. Once they learn how to vocalize, their roars can be heard on the distance of up to 5 miles.


---------

Willie Nelson studied martial arts for over 20 years, first in Tae Kwon Do under Sam Um, then studying Gongkwon Yusul under Um. Nelson holds a 5th-degree black belt in the art, having received it in 2014.
On a different note, he is known to have said:
“Three chords and the truth - that's what a country song is.”


-------

Of the thirteen original colonies, New Hampshire was the first to declare its independence from Mother England -- a full six months before the Declaration of Independence was signed.

---------

Russia has a larger surface area than Pluto.

--------

Movie popcorn costs more per ounce than Filet Mignon.
Whoa. I guess that's true.
No wonder I like movie popcorn.

--------


Cuba is the only Caribbean island with a railway.
Hmm. I guess there's a railway there.


---------

You can survive being in outer space without permanent damage for about half a minute.
HALF A MINUTE??? I think there is something wonderful said to be here on earth!!!



---------

Bacteria that cause tooth decay, acne, tuberculosis, and leprosy can be cured with cashews.
Well, I did read that on the Internet,
Surely it's true???

---------

That's all my trivia for today.
There will be more.
Stay tuned.

No comments: