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Word of the Month & Useless Facts

Sep 20, 2016 10:10AM ● Published by Caitlin Marshall


Glower (n) : a look or stare with sullen annoyance or anger

 Example: One look at the glower on his face made her wonder, “When did my sweet baby boy become a teenager?”






Useless Facts:

  • Diet Coke was only invented in 1982.

  • When snakes are born with two heads, they fight each other for food.

  • American car horns beep in the tone of F.

  • Flying from London to New York by Concord, due to the time zones crossed, you can arrive 2 hours before you leave.

  • A lion’s roar can be heard from five miles away.

  • The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929; “7” was selected because the original containers were 7 ounces. “UP” indicated the direction of the bubbles.

  • The largest number of children born to one woman is recorded at 69.

  • A car that shifts manually gets 2 miles more per gallon of gas than a car with automatic shift.

  • The highest point in Pennsylvania is lower than the lowest point in Colorado.



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