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Monday, April 25, 2011

Interesting Facts

Because its Monday and it's too early to think! Here are some interesting and weird facts for you. Don't know how many are true but at least they are interesting.

  • It is not possible to fold a piece of paper in half more than seven times.
  • The presidents on Mount Rushmore are George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt.
  • Beavers front teeth have a tough orange coating that protects them from being broken or chipped while cutting wood.
  • The Yo-Yo was invented in ancient Greece over 3,000 years ago.
  • America's first minimum wage began at 25 cents an hour back in 1938.
  • Vermont, Alaska, Hawaii and Maine are the only states in the U.S. that do not allow billboards.
  • New York was the last state to put photographs on driver's licenses in 1984.
  • The Empire State Building has 6,400 windows.
  • It is considered an insult to tip at a restaurant in Iceland.

Know any interesting or weird facts? Feel free to share them with us.

Have a great Monday!
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