Five Random Facts for Friday

Here are some random facts for you.

 

1.  Greenland is icier than Iceland.

 

2.  The woman who invented the chocolate chip cookie was Ruth Wakefield, she sold the recipe to Nestle in the 1930s in exchange for a lifetime supply of chocolate.

 

3.  Cameron Diaz and Snoop Dogg went to the same school in Long Beach, California, and she says she’s pretty sure she bought weed from him.

 

4.  You’re about 2,200 times more likely to die in a car accident than you are in a plane crash.  So, in other words, it’s WAY more dangerous to drive to the airport than to get on a flight.

 

5.  Biscotti comes from the Latin words “bis” and “coctum,” which means “baked twice.”

 

(Britannica / Women Inventors / Metro / The Week / The Nibble)