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Today's Fun Fact
Saturday, March 21, 2020      10 comments

In folklore, Saturday was often viewed as the best day to hunt vampires, as this was the day of the week when they were restricted to their coffins. It was also believed in the Balkans that if somebody was born on a Saturday then they could see ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Thursday, March 19, 2020      9 comments

The Birth Flower for the month of March is the Daffodil Happy 1st day of Spring!... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Tuesday, March 17, 2020      11 comments

It has been said that St Patrick combined the Christian cross with the pagan sun to give the newly converted followers the idea of the importance of the cross by linking it with the symbolism of the life-giving properties of the sun, while other... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Saturday, March 14, 2020      11 comments

Fred And Wilma Flinstone were one Of the first televised couples to sleep In the same bed. Yabba Dabba Do! ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Thursday, March 12, 2020      9 comments

This is from the NYT archives. This was in the 1930's and 1940"s Are you superstitious about Friday the 13th? Personally, I love black ca... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Wednesday, March 11, 2020      11 comments

Apples are a member of the rose family. ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Tuesday, March 10, 2020      7 comments

As of 2017, there were 455 million telephone numbers for the United States' 325 million residents, or 1.4 per person. About three-quarters of those numbers were tied to mobile phones, a little over 10 percent were for old-fashioned landlines,... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Monday, March 09, 2020      9 comments

Doug Engelbart invented the first computer mouse in around 1964 which was made of wood. ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Saturday, March 07, 2020      10 comments

New research reveals that graying may be from a build-up of hydrogen peroxide in the hair cell, which causes the hair to bleach itself on the inside. Cells naturally have a small amount of hydrogen peroxide in them, but it’s kept in check by an ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Thursday, March 05, 2020      15 comments

A typical saguaro cactus can live between 100-200 years. When full grown they can weigh a ton. ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Tuesday, March 03, 2020      11 comments

Saint Patrick Used the Shamrock to Teach About the Holy Trinity ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Monday, March 02, 2020      8 comments

The March birthstones are aquamarine and bloodstone. Aquamarine is blue or blue-green — its name comes from the Latin word aqua marinus, which means water of the sea, referencing its tranquil blue color. Bloodstone, also known as heliotrope, is ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Sunday, March 01, 2020      8 comments

You can potentially get Labrador puppies of all colours (black, yellow and chocolate) in the same litter. This I did not know. We have a black lab. They are such great dogs. ... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Saturday, February 29, 2020      8 comments

Leap day babies are called leapers or leaplings There is a one in 1,461 chance of being a leap day baby Hope you all enjoy your extra day this year.... Read more
Today's Fun Fact
Thursday, February 27, 2020      7 comments

The first cabbage in America was brought by a French explorer Jacques Cartier on his third voyage 1541 – 1542. Somewhere I have a recipe for gingered cabbage using a purple cabbage. I'll have to find it again it was really good.... Read more

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