Dee's Tips and Trivia...
~ Women outnumber men in the US. What 4 states are women in the minority?
Alaska, Wyoming, Nevada, California
~ If two batches of chili will feed 9 people, how many batches should you make to feed 72 people?
~ What is the world’s most populous country beginning with the letter T?
Turkey with 62 million people
~ Add a pinch of salt to the coffee in the basket of your coffeemaker. This will improve the coffee’s flavor by helping to remove some of the acid taste.
~ Cut an orange in half, remove pulp, and fill with salt. It will provide an aromatic scent.
~ To alleviate the discomfort of a sore throat, gargle several times a day with a mixture of ¼ teaspoon of salt in warm water.
~ Each red blood cell lives an average of 4 months and travels between the lungs and other tissues 75,000 times.
~ Arizona has official state neckwear – the bolo tie.
~ Because the freshness of French fries deteriorates so quickly, Burger King’s policy is to toss out fries that have been sitting for 7 minutes.
This date in history (March 1st)
~ 1872 – Yellowstone becomes the 1st National Park.
~ 1913 – Federal Income Tax takes effect.
~ 1961 – President Kennedy establishes the Peace Corp.
~ 1962 – K-Mart opens.
~ 1995 – Yahoo! was incorporated.
~ How many sweat glands in the human body?
~ The Eagles had the #1 song on this date in 1975. What was it? Sidebar-I’ve seen them in concert and they never sing this song. L
~ Who is Barbara Huffman?
“Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.” Abraham Joshua Heschel