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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/15/14

There’s a Hawaiian island called Ni’ihau that’s been owned by one family for several generations . . . and the two brothers who own it turned down $1 billion from the U.S. government to buy [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/15/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/12/14

When Thomas Jefferson became the third president, he actually tied with Aaron Burr for electoral votes in the 1800 Presidential election.  That left it up to Congress to pick the president, and they voted for [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/12/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/11/14

For the first time, there are more single adults in the U.S. than married ones . . . at least since the government started keeping track in 1976.  50.2% of Americans over 16 are now [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/11/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/10/14

Teen drinking is at an all-time low in the U.S. . . . 11.6% of kids under 18 drank alcohol in the past month, which is down one-third since 2003. When Sacha Baron Cohen is [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/10/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/9/14

Until now, it only cost $450 to renounce your U.S. citizenship. But the price jumps WAY up this week, to $2,350. 63% of people aged 18 to 30 don’t have a credit card. The people [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/09/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/8/14

Only 10% of people who start a video game wind up beating it.  Most video games are just too hard to play, so your chances to beat them are slim. There are only six people [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/08/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/4/14

Pepperoni is an American food.  In Italian, “peperoni” is the word for bell peppers and there’s no salami named “pepperoni” used as a pizza topping. The FDA allows any product with five calories or less [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/04/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/3/14

North Korea bought 1,000 Volvos in 1974 that are still being driven around . . . and they still haven’t paid for them.  The total amount they owe is now up to $393 million with [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/03/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 9/2/14

You’re 104 times more likely to choke to death than to die from being struck by lightning. When the Hindenburg crashed in 1937, 62 of the 97 people on board survived. And the last survivor [...]

98.5 KLUC–09/02/2014

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Fun Facts For Ya: 8/29/14

One of the very first items ever sold on eBay in 1995 was a broken laser pointer, for $14.83.  When the founder of eBay asked why the guy bought it, he said, quote, “I’m a [...]

98.5 KLUC–08/28/2014

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