Five Random Facts for Friday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  In the U.S. alone, there are 34 different flavors of Pringles, including Loaded Baked Potato, Memphis BBQ, and Pizza.

2.  There’s a law in Alaska that says a person can’t stay in a bar once they’re drunk, specifically, an intoxicated person can’t “knowingly” enter or stay where alcohol is sold.  And in 2012, cops actually enforced the law in Anchorage.

3.  Back when TV was only black-and-white, 75% of Americans said they only dreamed in black-and-white.  Now less than 12% of people dream in black-and-white.

4.  Karl Marx had four daughters, and named all of them Jenny.  He sure did believe in distributing things equally, huh?

5.  It takes 70 different pieces of wood to make up a violin, explaining why some of them are so expensive (one even sold for $16 million).


(How Stuff Works / Alaska Legislature / NY Times / Wiki / Facts)