Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with…
- The original “Jake from State Farm” who starred in the famous commercial in 2011 was an actual State Farm employee named Jake Stone. The new Jake from State Farm who took over the role last year is an actor named Kevin Mimms.
- Miller Lite was originally called Gablinger’s Diet Beer when it was developed in 1967.
- The estimated real estate value of the land in Central Park in New York is over $500 billion.
- There’s a pro wrestling move called the chokeslam where the wrestler lifts his opponent up by his throat and slams him to the ground. It was invented during an amateur wrestling match . . . by Abraham Lincoln.