Random Facts

  • The airplane Buddy Holly died in was the 'American Pie.' (Thus the name of the Don McLean song.)
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  • 'Dreamt' is the only English word that ends in the letters 'mt'.
    Word and Language Facts
  • In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10.
    Misc Facts
  • The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929, '7' was selected after the original 7-ounce containers and 'UP' for the direction of the bubbles.
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  • Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
    Human Facts
  • Orcas (killer whales) kill sharks by torpedoing up into to shark's stomach from underneath, causing the shark to explode.
    Animal Facts
  • Only 1 in 2,000,000,000 will live to be 116 or older.
    Human Facts
  • Pearls melt in vinegar.
    Misc Facts