Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Trivia Tuesday

The first TV show to be put into reruns was "The Lone Ranger.”
The "Hi-Yo Silver!" shout at the beginning of each episode is a recording of Earle W. Graser, who played The Lone Ranger on radio from 1933-41.
You can read more about the original Lone Ranger by clicking HERE. (Wikipedia's entry)


Other trivia...

Chained dogs are 3 times more likely to bite than unchained dogs.


Here's some light-hearted trivia...

Austin, Minnesota is home to the SPAM museum. 


Pepsi-Cola changed their colors to red, white, and blue to support the war during WWII, and haven't changed back. So if you find a Pepsi bottle that's just red and white, hang on to it!! 


The longest continuous sidewalk in the world is along Bay Shore Boulevard in Tampa, Florida.

Chewing gum cannot be purchased at Disneyland as an effort to keep the park clean.


Fortune cookies originated in America. First imported to China in the 1990s,
they were advertised as “Genuine American Fortune Cookies.”

Natural or cultured pearls will dissolve in vinegar.


Marilyn Monroe had used three different shades of red lipstick and a dark red lip liner
in order to get her lips that perfectly red.

So now we know!

Have a great week!

(By the way, I haven't blogged as much lately,
but thought I'd put this post up from 2016.)

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