Five Random Facts for Friday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  The normal time it takes most people to fall asleep at night is between 10 and 20 minutes.

2.  The world’s smallest park is Mill Ends Park in Portland, Oregon, which is a two-foot circle.

3.  Andre the Giant was drafted into the French army in 1965, but couldn’t enlist because they didn’t have shoes that were big enough, bunks that were long enough, or trenches that were deep enough.

4.  Up until 2016, New Mexico had a law that banned “idiots” from voting.  The law was from 1910, when the word “idiot” described a person with an IQ below 30.

5.  The first African city to have its own version of Monopoly is Lagos, Nigeria.


(Healthline / City of Portland / IMDb / Santa Fe New Mexican / CNN)