~ There are more Barbie dolls in Italy than there are Canadians in Canada.
~ The citrus soda 7-Up was created in 1929; "7" was selected because the original containers were seven ounces. "Up" indicated the direction of the bubbles.
~ Fidel Castro was a star baseball player for the University of Havana in the 1940's.
~ The oldest word in the English language is "town."
~ The ball on the top of a flagpole is called the truck.