Fact Cards

91. Twinkie Diet-In 2010, a Kansas State University professor went on a Twinkie diet, where he ate mainly Twinkies, Oreos, and Doritos to prove to his students that calorie counting is the important part of losing weight, not nutritional content. He lost 27 pounds in 2 months.

Source


92. Dolphin Experiment-In the 1960s, there was an experiment to teach dolphins English. A dolphin called Peter did actually learn a few words but actually fell in love with his teacher and also had sexual urges. Consequently, the experiment ended pronto but unfortunately the dolphin couldn't cope and committed suicide.

Source


93. George Foreman-When George Foreman was asked why he named all 5 of his sons

Source


94. BB King-In 1949 BB King re-entered a burning music hall to save his favorite $30 Gibson guitar. King later learned the fire was started when two men knocked over a burning barrel of kerosene while fighting over a woman named Lucille. King has named every guitar he's owned Lucille as a reminder.

Source


95. Richard Nixon-In 1972, President Richard Nixon called Miami Dolphins head coach Don Shula before the Super Bowl and recommended he run a certain play. The week prior, he reportedly did the same thing with the Washington Redskins. Both teams ran the plays he suggested; both plays failed. Both teams lost.

Source


96. Stephen Hawking-On June 28, 2009, Stephen Hawking held a party open to all, complete with hors d'oeuvres and iced champagne, but only publicized the party after it was over so that only time-travellers would know to attend. As expected, nobody showed up to the party.

Source


97. PS4-In 2014 people created fake $90 PS4 listings on Amazon and showed them to Walmart, thus getting a 90$ PS4 because of their price matching.

Source


98. Rice fields-Water is used in rice fields to prevent weeds. Rice doesn't actually need that much water, but since it can thrive in such conditions, whereas weeds cannot, it's a natural protection against them.

Source


99. NZ to AUS migration-When asked for his thoughts on the migration of New Zealanders to Australia, the Prime Minister of New Zealand stated that the

Source


100. American Pharoah-Triple Crown winner American Pharoah has sex 3 times every day and his owners charge a $200,000 fee per impregnation, generating about $30,000,000 a year annually.

Source

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here