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October 28, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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Ken Bone and Uber Bone when asked if he has “decided” on his vote choice, Bone declared UberSelect helps you ride in style like me.” Both Uber and Bone declined to state how much Bone was paid for this endorsement. Uber officials would only say that Bone’s account had received some credits. More Galaxy Note 7 Problems You can’t get on a plane today without declaring you have a Note 7 to the flight crew. You are not even allowed to power them on in a plane. Now, with nearly 2.5 million recalled phones with only 50 recyclable parts in...Read more


October 21, 2016

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Holiday Weight Gain It’s nearly here! The holiday season that helps American’s pack on an average of 1.3 pounds per person according to the New England Journal of Medicine. Germans pack on an average of 1.75 extra pounds per person during the holiday season according to the report. Can you pass the potatoes please and one of those turkey drumsticks!   Want To Hold Your Newborn Baby?  That’s Going To Cost You Ryan Grassley says he was charged $39.35 by a Utah hospital after is wife gave birth. The amount was included in his $13,000 delivery bill.  The nurse who...Read more


October 14, 2016

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Thief Gets A Real Pot O’ Gold A crook recently opened the unlocked door of an armored truck and grabbed a 5-gallon bucket. The bucket contained 86 pounds of gold worth $1.5 million. Joseph Morel, one of two guards working on the truck is worried about losing his job since he made five deliveries during that day where he left the door unlocked while making deliveries. For the thief, one out of five stops was a good one for him. 6 Hours: Engagement Proposal to Marriage Alfred Duncan doesn’t mess around. He woke up his fiance’, Sherrell Woodward on Saturday...Read more


October 7, 2016

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Deputy Uses Taser On Woman Over Tea Argument Stephanie Byron of Pensacola claims Deputy Michael Wohlers shot her in the chest at her workplace after the two of them argued earlier about sweet tea. He subsequently arrived at her office with an apology cake with the words, “I’m sorry I Tased you” written on it. This wasn’t enough to make her drop her lawsuit against him. That must have been some awesome sweet tea or horribly bad.   Plastic Eclipses Cash This Year MarketWatch reports in 2016 consumers will spend $23.2 trillion on credit cards and 22.6 trillion in cash....Read more


September 30, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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Top 10 Fun Cities in America #1 – Las Vegas #2 – Orlando #3 – Miami #4 – New Orleans #5 – Salt Lake City #6 – Cincinnati #7 – Fort Lauderdale #8 – St. Louis #9 – Atlanta #10 – Scottsdale   Odd City Facts Scottsdale, Arizona has more golf courses than any other city in America Orlando has more restaurants than any other city Santa Clarita, California has the least restaurants in a metropolitan city Madison, Wis has the most park playgrounds of any city San Francisco has more performing arts theaters per capita than any other city...Read more


September 23, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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112 Akron Residents Die of Overdose Since 2016 began, 112 people have died of heroin overdoses in Akron. The heroin is has been laced with fentanyl, the same drug that killed Prince. 40 percent of all overdoses in Ohio were caused by fentanyl in 2015.   Talk About Losing Your Lunch Lisa Lobree was walking in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia when she heard rustling in the trees above her. She looked up and was promptly smacked in the face with a catfish that was more than a foot long. Seems a bird in the tree had snatched the fish out...Read more


September 16, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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Solar Powered Backpacks A company called BirkSun has introduced a backpack that has solar panels on it. The panels collect light sources and convert the light to energy to recharge cell phones and other devices. The cost of the backpack is $249. You’ll never have to look for an outlet again.   Bad Form Walmart on a 9/11 Display A Walmart store in Panama City, FL was forced to dismantle their stacks of Coca Cola set up to look like the World Trade Center Towers. The public denounced the display as disrespectful and took to social media to show the...Read more


September 9, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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When Burger King Meets Taco Bell Some things just shouldn’t be altered. Taco Bell does great with cheap Mexican fast food like a burrito. Here comes Burger King who has taken their Whopper and chopped it into itty bitty pieces and wrapped it in a tortilla dubbed the Whopperito. It is available nationwide for $2.99. We just have to ask, WHY?   The 5-second Rule Declared A Myth The “rule” says when food hits the floor and is retrieved in less than 5 seconds it is still safe to eat. The Daily Meal has revealed through scientific studies that food...Read more


September 2, 2016

Friday Fun Facts

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Uniform Expense Gone Wild Our U.S. Gymnastics Team did well in the Olympics. They looked good doing it too in their $1200 custom made uniforms. Each one had nearly 4,000 Swarovski made crystals adorned each outfit. Each leotard was handmade by GK Elite who wanted the athletes to have a “combination of moral boost and confidence and everything they are trying to achieve”, says Kelly McKeown, vp for GK Elite.   Even Deers Need Swim Lessons An ambitious deer recently joined a swim lesson in progress at a city recreational facility in Berkeley, CA. Kids who were in the pool...Read more


August 26, 2016

FRIDAY FUN FACTS

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Graham Cracker Curb Sex Drive According to Food Beast, graham crackers were originally invented to curb “overly energetic sex appetites”.  Sylvester Graham, a minister in the 19th century preached that alcohol, meat and fatty foods lead to lust and urges. He began serving up bland tasting crackers which became known as Graham Crackers.  Nabisco has since sweetened them up with honey, sugar and cinnamon and other flavors.  Seems we are back to square one.   Getting A Leg Up When Elliott Fuller and Jason Franklin stumbled upon a leg sticking up out of a creek while traveling through Wisconsin they...Read more

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