Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Trivia Tuesday

In 1996, Ringo Starr appeared in a Japanese advertisement for apple sauce, which is what "Ringo" means in Japanese.


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The word “season” is from the Latin sationem meaning “sowing” or “seed time.”
 

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Edgar Allan Poe originally considered a parrot to repeat the word “nevermore.”


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Hawaii is the most isolated population center on Earth. It is 2,390 miles (3,846 km) from California, 3,850 miles (6,196 km) from Japan and 4,900 miles (7,886 km) from China.

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Mr. Rogers' mother knit all his sweaters.

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Benjamin Franklin, the inventor of the lightning rod and the face on the hundred dollar bill, had a very strict morning routine. He would chill in front of a window wearing nothing but his “birthday suit” for a half an hour. In these 30 minutes, he would read as well as jot down as many creative ideas that came to mind. He called these “air baths.”
You can read about that by clicking HERE.

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Jack Nicklaus, nicknamed "Golden Bear," began playing golf at age 10.
He has won 20 major championships: six Masters, five PGA Championships, four US Opens, three British Opens, and two US Amateur Championships.
This was Jack in 1978 when he won his third British Open.
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LEGOLAND Japan created a cherry blossom tree using over 800,000 LEGO bricks.

Click HERE to read more about it in the guinnessworldrecords.com

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That's all for today.
Have a great week!

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