Today is Trivia Day: Here’s Some Stuff
Today is 'trivia day', it's a day to share little known facts. So with that in mind here a few of trivia.
On Good Friday in 1930, the BBC reported, "There is no news." Instead, they played piano music.
The 3 Musketeers bar was originally split into three pieces with three different flavors: vanilla, chocolate and strawberry.
Ben & Jerry learned how to make ice cream by taking a $5 correspondence course offered by Penn State.
In the 1970s, Mattel sold a doll called "Growing Up Skipper." Her breasts grew when her arm was turned.
A duck's quack doesn't echo. No one knows why.
There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with orange, purple and silver.
The first CD pressed in the US was Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the USA
The original name for butterfly was flutterby.
Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
The Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.
A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate.