Malaria is one of the most deadly diseases in the world.
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Five years ago, 60% of all retail purchases were made with cash or check. Now it's 50%. By 2010, 39% of purchases will be made by cash or check.
Fidgeting can burn about 350 calories a day.
On August 17th 1978 the 1st manned balloon crossed the Atlantic Ocean (Eagle II).
Americans consume 17 billion quarts of popcorn annually.
Penny Marshall was the first woman film director to have a film take in more than $100 million at the box office - she accomplished this with the 1988 flick Big.
Playing cards were issued to British pilots in WWII. If captured, they could be soaked in water and unfolded to reveal a map for escape.
Cranberry Jell-O is the only flavor that contains real fruit flavoring.
Cody Wyoming is named after William "Buffalo Bill" Cody.