Sunday, November 13, 2011

Say What?

Recently I was told that I needed to blog about more "interesting" things, so here I go. Here are some wired, kind of useless facts, about everything from weird laws to weird facts. :)

Weird Laws 
  • You can't plow a cotton field with an elephant in North Carolina.
  • In Georgia, US, donkeys may not be kept in bathtubs.
  • You may not drive barefooted.
  • It is illegal to wear a fake mustache that causes laughter in church.
  • In Philadelphia, you can't put pretzels in bags based on an Act of 1760.
  • Alaska law says that you can't look at a moose from an airplane.
  • In France, it is legal to marry a dead person!
  • In Kentucky, it is illegal to carry ice-cream in your back pocket.
  • In Singapore, it is illegal to sell or own chewing gum.
  • It is illegal to hunt camels in the state of Arizona.
  • In Holland, you can be fined for not using a shopping basket at a grocery store!

Food and Drink Facts

  • Every month, about 9 out of 10 American children visit a McDonald’s restaurant.
  • Japan is the largest exporter of frog's legs.
  • Tomatoes were originally thought to be poisonous.
  • The 'Big Dipper' is known as 'The Casserole' in France.
  • Worms reportedly taste like bacon.
  • There is more real lemon juice in Lemon Pledge furniture polish than in Country Time Lemonade.
  • The Number One Selling Snack in the US is potato chips
  • Coca Cola was originally green.
  • In its ancient form, the carrot was purple, not orange.

TV Facts

  • The filming of the movie 'Titanic' cost more than the Titanic itself!
  • Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear trousers.
  • One in every 4 Americans has appeared on television!
  • In the original version of Cinderella the slipper was made out of fur, not glass!
  • C3PO is the first character to speak in Star Wars.
  • In the movie 'The Wizard Of Oz', Toto the dog's salary was $125 a week, while Judy Garland was $500 
  • According to legend, there's a Superman in every episode of Seinfeld.
Haha I hope you enjoy these :) I didn't really review anything, but these are funny and make you laugh! Enjoy. Love Grace Elizabeth Nickols :)

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