Friday, August 14, 2009

Five Fun Facts for Friday!

1. Americans did not commonly use forks until after the Civil War.

Chef with Fork

2. There is a town in Arkansas called Smackover.

Welcome to Arkansas

3. The dot that appears over the letter i is called a “tittle”.

i Clip Art

4. The average four year old child asks over four hundred questions a day.

Child with Numbers

5. In a survey conducted in 2000 by Kimberly Clark, it was found that men prefer to fold their toilet paper and women like to wad it.

TP Blueish Background

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Missy said...

I am sure my almost 4yr old asks way more questions then 400.

My husband and I have talked about the TP thing. I wad, he folds.

Tittle is a funny word.

Happy Friday from a fellow SITStah!

JennyMac said...

LOL...the letter i has a tittle? Nice.

And I am a folder..for sure. haha.

Bentley Boutique said...

There's also a town in Arkansas called Toadsuck. Seriously.
Arkansas gal, Judi

Nic said...

Hey! Great blog! Some very interesting facts too, I learnt something today :)

La Belle Mere UK said...

What does "wadding" your toilet paper mean? I can't work out if I'm a folder or a wadder!!! ;-)

Crazy in Alaska said...

I'm pretty sure #4 is on the low side!!! :D

Debbie said...

400 questions a day huh? Sometimes it seems like more than that... :)

Anne said...

it's actually probably smart to call the dot over the I something... otherwise how could you refer to it :)

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