Ridiculously Weird Facts

  • Tomato sauce was sold in the 1800’s as medicine. Interesting
  • A donkey will sink in quicksand, but a mule won’t. I think we need a test donkey and a test mule to verify this weird fact.
  • Grapes light on fire in the microwave. I think someone should try this and let me know if that actually happens. I almost caught the house on fire Saturday, so I’m out.
  • There are almost 8 million possible seven-digit phone numbers per area code. I bet MtnMan could figure the different seven digit numbers out in less than a day. Seriously. His math skills are mind boggling. Although, I am math stupid, so that might be part of my amazement. lol
  • No number from 1 to 999 includes the letter “a” in its word form. I never thought about this, but holy shit, the ‘a’ only appears once you hit “one-thousand”
  • The opposite sides of a die will always add up to seven. hmmm.
  • Playing dance music can help ward off mosquitoes. So will OFF and staying inside.
  • Thomas Edison, who invented the lightbulb, was afraid of the dark. I feel like I have a deep connection with that guy.
  • Most American car horns honk in the key of F, which is also the same key as a telephone dial tone. Both are annoying
  • The entire¬†world’s¬†population could fit inside Los Angeles.¬† WHAT??