Tagged: Interesting Facts

Interrobang Classroom Poster

The Interrobang‽

The interrobang is a non-standard punctuation mark that combines the ! and ?. It is used when the writer wants to convey both a question and exclamatory remark in one. For example: “He ran for how long‽” “They ate how...


Rearrange the Letters

PRESBYTERIAN: When you rearrange the letters: BEST IN PRAYER DORMITORY: When you rearrange the letters: DIRTY ROOM ASTRONOMER: When you rearrange the letters: MOON STARER DESPERATION: When you rearrange the letters: A ROPE ENDS IT THE EYES: When you rearrange...


Random Trivia Part IV

I’m not sure how true some of these “facts” are, but they are fun to think about. Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand. And “lollipop” is the longest word typed with your right hand. No...


Random Trivia Part III

I question how true some of these “facts” are, but they are fun to think about. In the 1400′s a law was set forth in England that a man was allowed to beat his wife with a stick no thicker...


Random Trivia Part II

I question how true some of these “facts” are, but they are fun to think about. The first song played on Armed Forces Radio during operation Desert Shield was “Rock the Casbah” by the Clash. The launching mechanism of a...



Random Trivia Part I

I question how true some of these “facts” are, but they are fun. Ancient Egyptians shaved off their eyebrows to mourn the deaths of their cats. A bowling pin need only tilt 7.5 degrees in order to fall down. The...


Believe It or Not, You Can Read This

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Everyday Facts Journal Topics

Some are questions and some are just fun facts. Sometimes the answers to the questions are not so obvious. What travels faster light or sound? Does the earth travel around the sun or does the sun travel around the earth?...