It's been a while since I've posted 'Fun Facts.' Today felt like a good day for a little break – maybe learn a few FUN FACTS, maybe find something to use in your current or a future WIP – Enjoy!
First pick in the first NFL draft was Jay Berwanger in 1936. He never played - he became a writer.
The year on a bottle of wine refers to when the grapes were picked, not when the wine was bottled.
It's not an old wives' tale! A fruitcake, properly prepared and stored, will last for 25 years.
At its thickest point, the ice in Antarctica is 15,700 feet thick.
At -90º F, your breath will freeze in mid-air - and drop to the ground.
Author Anne Rice's real name is Howard O'Brien. She was named after her father.
Adding up all the times you blink in a day, your eyes are closed for a total of thirty minutes.
Tapeworms can grow to be 75 feet long in humans.
It takes 23 seconds for blood to make a complete circuit of the human body.
Dogs have about 10 vocal cords, cats have over 100.
A snail can sleep for three years.
Washington State has the longest single beach in the United States – Long Beach, WA.