Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Trivia Tuesday

Alex Trebek is the son of George Edward Trebek, a chef who had emigrated from Ukraine as a child.


The first fried dill pickle ever sold was at the Duchess Drive-In in Atkins, Arkansas, in 1963. If you're looking to try the original, you can get your fix at the Atkins Picklefest each May.

How long is the Panama Canal?
48 miles

There are over 10 holidays that celebrate chocolate.
The National Confectioners Association recognizes everything from National Milk Chocolate Day to National Bittersweet Chocolate With Almonds Day. National Chocolate Day alone happens three times annually: July 7, October 28 and December 28.

A baby puffin is called a "puffling."
The little chicks start off as black fuzzballs, and then develop their signature clown faces later on. 
The voices of Mickey and Minnie Mouse got married in real life.
Wayne Allwine and Russi Taylor were married for 18 years until Allwine's death in 2009.

The slogan "Buckle of the Wheat Belt" designates Kingfisher, Oklahoma. Kingfisher was the largest wheat market in America and is still perceived as such today.

The 100 folds in a chef's hat represent 100 ways to cook an egg.

That is all for today.
Have a good week!

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