The windiest place on Earth is Mt. Washington, in New Hampshire.
Comedian/actor Billy Crystal portrayed Jodie Dallas, the first openly gay main character on network television on ABC's Soap, which aired from 1977 to 1981.
The appendix has no function in modern humans. It is believed to have been part of the digestive system in our primitive ancestors.
The average car produces a pound of pollution every 25 miles!
Each card in a deck represents a king from history: Spades- King David, Hearts- Charlemagne, Clubs-Alexander the Great, Diamonds- Julius Caesar.
Hockey has been played for over three centuries.
The average American consumes 1.2 pounds of spider eggs a year and eat 2.5 pounds of insect parts a year.
In 1775 Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys won one of the first important American victories of the Revolutionary War by capturing Fort Ticonderoga and Crown Point.
The Lone Ranger's "real" name is John Reid.
A mosquito can smell the carbon dioxide you exhale from about 60 to 75 feet away.