Did You Know…

…on average, popcorn pops at 8,520 mph?

…Frigga, wife of the Norse god Odin, had a beard?

…when Spain ceded Guam to the United States in 1898, the tiny island was thought to be made of fruit?

…Hrabanus Maurus (c. 780-856), Archbishop of Mainz, had six thumbs?

…the word “honcho” — derived from the Japanese word “hancho” and popularized by U. S. servicemen during World War II — means, literally, “that fat guy looks important”?

…the flightless Nutter’s wasp of the Galapagos Islands is actually a metaphor?

…the world’s loudest sneeze won a Grammy?

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