Tuesday, 3 September 2013

A blog a day in september - Tuesday 3rd September - A strange fact

Day 3 - September 3rd ........ A Strange Fact.

The Internet is awash with useless strange facts..... the type that make you go "wow, I will never need to know that".

Use today to share one or some of your favourites.


Arachibutyrophobia is the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth.

On average, there are 333 squares of toilet paper on each roll.

Spiral staircases in medieval castles are running clockwise.  This is because all knights used to be right-handed.  When the intruding army would climb the stairs they would not be able to use their right hand which was holding the sword because of the difficulties of climbing the stairs.  Left-handed knights would have had no troubles, except left-handed people could never become knights because it was assumed that they were descendants of the devil.

Less than 3% of Nestle’s sales are for chocolate

Coca-Cola contained Coca (whose active ingredient is cocaine) from 1885 to 1903

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A sneaky peak at day 4 - September 4th........ Favourite Film

Recommend your favourite film or films to others............

1 comment:

  1. I LOVE peanut butter, so definitely don't have arachi.....

    And a history teacher I know will love the castle fact!

    Thanks for sharing! Happy day three! Here's mine: