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Good Morning East Tennessee!

I was going over the stats and saw that people really enjoy the random information & famous quotes articles so - you're the boss:

Yellow houses consistently sell for more money than any other color.

Saddam Hussein was given a key to the city of Detroit in 1980.

At least 9 million people are celebrating their birthday today.

"To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist." ~Schumann

The USA is the only country to ever use nuclear weapons offensively.

I believe my mother and father conceived me on Christmas Day 1963.

It is perfectly legal to marry a dead person in France.

"Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence." ~Eric Fromm

Diet Coke has 34% more caffeine than regular Coke.

90% of women immediately turn to the right when entering a department store.

90% of magazines fail within the first year.

"Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions." ~Edgar Cayce

The most common name in the world is not Smith. It's Chang.

Rindfleischetikettierungasuberwachungsaufgabenubertragungsgesetz is a German word. (I think it means something about beef labeling.)

Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team.

"I love being married. It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life." ~Rita Rudner

Girls always knew that boys didn't have cooties.

There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.

The top 5 reasons people are late for work are: traffic, oversleeping, procrastination, chores, car trouble & intimately loving their partner.

"The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball." ~Doug Larson

Have a great day!

Published February 10, 2011

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