People Are Playing Monopoly Wrong

People Are Playing Monopoly Wrong
In an episode of Today I Found Out, Simon Whistler explains the many ways people are playing Monopoly wrong, and what actually happens when a player lands on the “Free Parking” space. Few board games have the ability to cause arguments like Monopoly, an unsurprising fact given the object of the game it was based ...

Random Facts From President Kennedy to Kansas State Law

President Kennedy was the fastest random speaker in the world with upwards of 350 words per minute. In the average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the equator. Odontophobia is the fear of teeth. The 57 on Heinz ketchup bottles represents the number of varieties of pickles the company once ...

Weird Facts That Are Strange But True

A law passed in Nebraska in 1912 really set down some hard rules of the road. Drivers in the country at night were required to stop every 150 yards, send up a skyrocket, then wait eight minutes for the road to clear before proceeding cautiously, all the while blowing their horn and shooting off flares.. ...