~ In the world of science, schmoos are yeast cells preparing to mate. Their shape resembles the Schmoo in the "Lil Abner" comics.
~ In 2007 Uncle Ben (of Uncle Ben's Rice) had an image remake. After 61 years, he became chairman of the board in company ads.
~ According to the New Testament, Jesus fed 5000 people with just five loaves of bread and two fishes.
~ There were almost 172 years between the admission of the first and fiftieth states into the United States. Delaware achieved statehood on December 7, 1787; Hawaii, on August 21, 1959.
~ Hockey great Bernie Geoffrion, boxing champ Ray Mancini, and tennis phenom Boris Becker (HOT - He is definitely on a horse!) all had a nickname in common - Boom Boom.