Five Random Facts For Friday

Here are some random facts for you.


1.  Sour Patch Kids are called “Very Bad Kids” in France.


2.  There have been nine songs that were number one hits for two different artists.  The most recent was “Lady Marmalade”, which was number one for Labelle in 1975 and for Christina AguileraLil’ KimMya, and Pink in 2001.


3.  Carrots were originally several colors, and the most common one was purple.  But Dutch farmers in the 16th century bred red and yellow carrots to make orange ones, since it was their royal color, those became the standard.


4.  It takes 248 years for Pluto to orbit the sun.  That means between the time Pluto was discovered in 1930, named a planet, and then eventually declassified and demoted to a “dwarf planet” in 2006, it didn’t even make it halfway through one orbit.


5.  Bryan Adams was only 9 years old in the summer of ’69.


(France Export Wikipedia Green Prophet / LiveScience / Wikipedia)