Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Trivia Tuesday

Bulgaria is the oldest country in Europe and it hasn't changed its name since 681 AD.
Now for some trivial trivia...

Vanna White has clapped almost 4 million times on "The Wheel of Fortune".

The world's smallest mammal is the bumblebee bat of Thailand, weighing less than a penny.

The term "the whole 9 yards" came from W.W.II fighter pilots in the South Pacific. When arming their airplanes on the ground, the .50 caliber machine gun ammo belts measured exactly 27 feet, before being loaded into the fuselage. If the pilots fired all their ammo at a target, it got "the whole 9 yards."

In the movie CASABLANCA Rick never says "Play it again, Sam." He says: "You played it for her, you can play it for me. Play it!". Ilsa says "Play it, Sam. Play `As Time Goes By”'.


The muzzle of a lion is like a fingerprint - no two lions have the same pattern of whiskers. 


Taylor Swift's favorite food is cheesecake.


The Minneapolis phone book has 21 pages of Andersons.


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

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My hometown...

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