Stream of Facts
Labor Day was selected as a holiday in 1884 after it had already been celebrated for two years by the Central Labor Union in New YORK City.
Before YORK began distributing their famous, 140 calorie Peppermint Patties the company was known for their ice cream cones and WAFFLES.
WAFFLES are the cause for celebration at least two times a year with International Waffle Day on March 25 and National (U.S.) Waffle Day on AUGUST 24.
In August, the gladiolus, or “Sword Lily” is the flower that, like the peridot birthstone, symbolizes nativity for the MONTH.
After a six-MONTH period of disuse after installation in 1939, the first American ATM was removed.
For every ATM established in Antarctica, there are only 0.5 permanent residents living on the FROSTED continent.
The term “FROSTED Flakes”, a brand of Kellogg’s cereals, cannot be trademarked because it is simply a description of the PRODUCT.
The study of human waste PRODUCT is referred to as scatology, a science used for classification purposes or for determining DIET.
A DIET that omits breakfast, according to a study at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, is likely to RESULT in obesity among adolescents.
Crashing a motorcycle had an interesting RESULT for computer programmer Jerry Jalava of Finland when he replaced a severed finger with a USB flash drive.
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