In ancient Greece, tossing an apple to a girl was a traditional proposal of marriage. Catching it meant she accepted.
Albert Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel in 1952, but he declined.
The reason honey is so easy to digest is that it’s already been digested by a bee.
Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying.
The city of Venice stands on about 120 small islands.
Scotland has more redheads than any other part of the world.
In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all the world’s nuclear weapons combined.
Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.
There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.
The penguin is the only bird that can’t fly but can swim.