Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with…
- Shaquille O’Neal hit one three-pointer in his 21-year NBA career. It came in his fourth season. He ended his career 1-for-22 on three pointers . . . 4.5%.
- Kelsey Grammer has been nominated for an Emmy for playing Frasier Crane in THREE different TV shows: “Cheers”, where the character started . . . “Frasier”, which was a spin-off . . . and “Wings”, when he made a one-episode cameo.
- The main character from “Pollyanna” has a last name. It’s Whittier.
- Big Ben isn’t the name of the clock or the clock tower in England . . . it’s just the name of one of the bells hanging in the tower. The tower’s name is Elizabeth Tower.
- The Mona Lisa is only 30 inches high and 21 inches across . . . smaller than the average poster you’d have on your wall.