Five Random Facts for Thursday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  It takes longer to drown in saltwater than in freshwater.

2.  The “$1 million” prize on “America’s Got Talent” is actually an annuity that’s paid out over 40 years.  But you can take the current cash value when you win, which would be around $300,000, or roughly $150,000 after taxes.

3.  Milky Way candy bars aren’t named after the galaxy, they’re named after a milkshake flavor that was popular in the 1920s.

4.  The Go-Go’s are the only female band ever to have a number one album on the Billboard charts where they wrote their own songs and played their own instruments.

5.  Play-Doh was originally created to be a wallpaper cleaner.


(Kidz World / Forbes / Wikipedia / Wikipedia / Huff Post)