Trivia is fun. Enjoy this list which I've found around the internet this week. Have a Fun Friday and a great weekend!
1. Everyone of us has a unique tongue print.
2. Playing cards were issued to British pilots in WWII so that if they were captured, the cards could be soaked in water and unfolded to reveal a map for escape. (given my time period for my books, I already knew this)
3. Many sticks of lipsticks include fish scales.
4. Roses are red, but violets are violet.
5. Charlie Chaplin once came in third in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
6. Dachshunds were originally bred in Germany in the 1600s to hunt dachs - German for badgers.
7. The first passenger train left the station in England, 1825.
8. The wingspan of a Boeing 747 is longer than the Wright brothers' first flight.
9. Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
10. An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
11. Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
12. 'Stewardesses' is the longest English word typed only with the left hand.
13. However, the average person does 56% of their typing with their left hand.
14. Killer whales are not, technically, whales. They are orcas; a relative of porpoises and dolphins.
15. Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.