Five Random Facts for Tuesday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  Many food historians believe that the Bills restaurant in Sydney, Australia, which opened in 1993, was the first place to serve avocado toast.

2.  The three largest countries in North America are Canada, the United States, and Greenland.

3.  Billy Joel’s song “Allentown” was originally called “Levittown”, after a town on Long Island, New York next to where he grew up.  He changed it to Allentown when he decided to focus it on the fading steel industry in Pennsylvania.

4.  In early drafts of “Star Wars”, Yoda had a first name:  Minch.

5.  The reason Under Armour spells its name “a-r-m-o-u-r” is because the founder thought that would make for a cooler toll free phone number.  He wanted 1-888-4-ARMOUR, not 1-888-44-ARMOR.


(BBC / Wikipedia / Wikipedia / io9 / Business Insider)