Five Random Facts For Wednesday

Here are some random facts for you.


1.  Marilyn Monroe was born the same year as Hugh Hefner.  She was born June 1st, 1926, and he was born two months earlier, on April 9th.


2.  “Game of Thrones” and “Friends” had roughly the same budget, at $10 million per episode.  “Friends” cost that much because the cast’s salaries were so high.


3.  Al Green’s “Take Me to the River” was a big hit, but it made its biggest chunk of royalties from being the song that’s sung by the Big Mouth Billy Bass electronic fish.


4.  The only people who can legally bring switchblades into the United States are people who are missing an arm.


5.  A fear of the number 666 is called hexa-kosioi-hex-ekonta-hexa-phobia.  Ronald Reagan had it.


(Rolling Stone The Independent / Cornell / Wikipedia / Wikipedia)