Cranberries are sorted for ripeness by bouncing them; a fully ripened cranberry can be dribbled like a basketball.
The parking meter was invented by C.C. Magee in 1935.
Pound for Pound, hamburgers cost more than new cars!
Eric Clapton did not play the very famous first riff on the song "Layla". That was Duane Allman. Clapton comes in later.
The mother of the boy Michael Jackson is accused of abusing is named 'Janet Jackson'.
Over one million stray dogs live in the New York City metropolitan area.
If saliva cannot dissolve something, you cannot taste it.
The portrait of George Washington found on the United States one-dollar bill was painted by Rhode Islander Gilbert Stuart.
Eskimos have over 15 words for the English word of 'Snow'.
A peanut is not a nut. It is a legume.