~ Only three Westerns have won the Oscar for Best Picture: Cimarron (1931), Dances With Wolves (1990), and Unforgiven (1992).
~ The rear view mirror was introduced 100 years ago at the very first Indianapolis 500 race. It was on the winning car, a single seat Marmon Wasp driven by Ray Harroun. All the other cars in the race had a mechanic in the passenger seat serving as the rear view mirror.
~ "Little Women" was originally going to be titled "The Pathetic Family."
~ In 1985 Rick Springfield wrote an autobiographical song about being mistaken for Bruce Springsteen, called "Bruce."
~ In elevation, Sante Fe, New Mexico is the highest U.S. capital at 7000 feet. (I have been there - it is a beautiful city)