How much would you pay for a fresh batch of Very Little Known Facts? As far as I'm concerned, these are priceless!
- The Roosevelt dime originally featured the mustachioed visage of Teddy S. Roosevelt. Before that it bore the likeness of Booker T. Washington who invented over 100 uses for peanut butter.
- You must pay a $10 admission fee to climb Mt. Everest.
- Studies have shown that orange is the most beautiful color.
- NOW THAT'S FRESH: The first television commercial was for Pepsodent. It was fifteen minutes long!
- The planet Mercury is so hot that a human standing on the surface with no protective clothing would die of heat exhaustion within a year.
- It is an old Marine Corps tradition to return a Purple Heart once the bullet is removed from the body.
- HOW VERY SPORTING: Ty Cobb is the only professional baseball player to kill an opposing player during a game. A hometown jury acquitted him of manslaughter, but he was still suspended for four games by the President of Baseball.