Felix the Cat is the first cartoon character to ever have been made into a balloon for a parade.
During World War II, Uncle Ben's was the exclusive supplier of rice to the U.S. Armed Forces.
Anderson Dam is known for its blue-ribbon fly-fishing.
The word "Lord" appears 1855 times in the Bible.
Penguins can convert salt water into fresh water.
Ralph Lauren's original name is Ralph Lifshitz.
In the late 19th century, millions of human mummies were used as fuel for locomotives in Egypt where wood and coal was scarce, but mummies were plentiful.
'Zorro' means 'fox' in Spanish.
Eagles mate while airborne.
The 17th-century French Cardinal Mazarin never traveled without his personal chocolate-maker.