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Fun Facts For Ya: 11-26-14

When Mr. Potato Head first came out in 1952, it was just the body parts on sharp spikes . . . you had to provide your OWN potato.  It didn’t include the plastic potato without […]

98.5 KLUC–11/26/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/25/14

The famous philosopher Voltaire made all of his money in 1729 when he was 35, when he realized the jackpot of the French lottery was more than the cost of buying every single ticket.  So […]

98.5 KLUC–11/25/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/24/14

96% of homes in the U.S. have a bottle of ketchup. There’s only been one time on “Wheel of Fortune” where the answer to a puzzle actually was “WHEEL OF FORTUNE.” It happened on April […]

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11-21-14

Homer Simpsons has said “Mmm” 110 times on “The Simpsons”, about once every five episodes. There are 77% more car accidents involving deer the week of Thanksgiving than any other week of the year, probably […]

98.5 KLUC–11/21/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/20/14

Everything in a department store is tried on an average of nine times before someone buys it. Some of the names for “Sesame Street” that got rejected were The Video Classroom . . . 1-2-3 […]

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/18/14

Costco’s $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo is so popular that the Costcos around the country serve 100 million hot dogs a year . . . that’s four times more hot dogs than all of the Major […]

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/17/14

Otis Redding wrote the song “Respect” in 1965 and released a version two years before Aretha Franklin.  But his version focused on a MAN who wanted respect . . . with “respect” as a euphemism […]

98.5 KLUC–11/17/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/14/14

As of December 1st, it will finally be legal in France to have a toilet in your kitchen or living room.  Until now, it’s been illegal. WWW is the only three-letter acronym that has three […]

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/13/14

The top causes of death in the U.S. in 1900 were the flu and tuberculosis.  Today, neither of those makes the top 10 . . . the top two are heart disease and cancer. 90% […]

98.5 KLUC–11/13/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 11/12/14

The iron maiden . . . that human-shaped iron cabinet with spikes inside . . . WASN’T an actual torture device in the Middle Ages.  It was created in the 18th century as part of […]

98.5 KLUC–11/12/2014

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