A Daily Dose of Useless Facts and Information!
Bedding was such a luxury in the Middle Ages that blankets and sheets were written into wills.
Bacon was used to make explosives during World War II. The U.S. government urged Americans to save excess fat rendered from cooking and donate it to the army to produce explosives.
A black cat crossing your path is GOOD luck in Germany
Dumbo the elephant was going to be "Time" magazine's Man of the Year in 1941 because the movie was so popular. But then Pearl Harbor happened in December, the U.S. entered World War Two, and they decided to go with FDR.
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