Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with…
- Julianne Moore won the Oscar for Best Actress for the movie “Still Alice” in 2015. It was directed by a guy named Wash West, who got his start by directing Adult films.
- Johnny Cash’s birth name wasn’t Johnny . . . he didn’t have ANY first name. His parents gave him the initials J.R. because they couldn’t think of a name. When he enlisted in the Air Force, they said he needed a name . . . so he picked John.
- “Saved By the Bell: The New Class” had a longer run than the original “Saved By the Bell” and produced more episodes.
- “Midnight Train to Georgia” was originally called “Midnight Plane to Houston” . . . because the songwriter was talking with Farrah Fawcett and she said she was taking a midnight plane to Houston to see her family.
- There are several animals that are immune to snake and scorpion venom, including pigs, hedgehogs, and skunks.