Friday Fun Facts

The weekend is upon us and for those of us in Knox County the beginning of Spring Break. Here are a few trivia tidbits for Friday, March 15, 2019. According to the old English time system, a “moment” is one and a half minutes. The Kool Aid Man as originally known as “Pitcher Man” when […]

Friday Fun Facts #20

It’s Friday and time for some random and insightful trivia. Happy Friday! A bowling pin will fall if it tilts at least 7.5 degrees. The word “puppy” comes from the French word “poupee,” which means “doll.” Flamingos are able to fly up to 37 miles per hour. Robert Redford attended the University of Colorado on […]

Friday Fun Facts

Friday is not only the last day of the week. It is also a great opportunity for a few fun facts. Albert Einstein never learned to drive a car.  “Dreamt” is the only word in the English language that ends in “mt.” The Russian space station Mir means “peace.” Wrigley’s Gum was the first product […]

Friday Fun Facts

Guess what day it is? That’s right! It’s Friday and time for a few fun facts. Did you know the word “underground” is the only word to begin and end with the letters “und”? Two dogs were among the Titanic survivors. Lightning strikes 6,000 times every minute on the entire planet. Sharks never stop moving, […]

Friday Fun Facts

That’s right it’s Friday and time for a few useless tidbits of trivia that will make your friends go… “hmmmm.” “Racecar” and “kayak” are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left. In 1832, Abraham Lincoln ran for the Illinois legislature, and lost. The mouth produces a quart of saliva […]