A Daily Dose of Useless Facts and Information!
Slot machines show fruit symbols because when they debuted in the late 1800s, some of the prizes really WERE those fruits. By giving away fruit instead of money, companies avoided breaking gambling laws.
Oreos are a knockoff of Hydrox cookies, NOT vice versa. Hydrox debuted in 1908, Oreo debuted in 1912.
It would take about 5 million house flies to lift you up off the ground and help YOU fly away. It would take about 437,000 bees . . . 65,000 butterflies . . . 11,000 hummingbirds . . . 441 pigeons . . . or 16 bald eagles.
The reason doctors wear blue or green scrubs is that because those are on the opposite side of the color wheel from red and pink . . . which makes those colors clearer during surgery.
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