Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with…
- The first recorded sandwich in history was made by a rabbi named Hillel the Elder for Passover in the first century B.C. It was a mix of nuts, apples, spices, and wine in between two pieces of matzah.
- The most common sentence in the “Harry Potter” books is, “Nothing happened.” The most common sentence in the “Twilight” books is, “I sighed.”
- The most money someone could make on an episode of “Jeopardy!” is $566,400. But that would require getting the Daily Doubles as the last questions in both rounds, and doubling up with them every time. The most someone’s actually won in one episode is $131,127.
- In the movie “The Mask”, Cameron Diaz’s role almost went to Anna Nicole Smith.
- There’s enough energy in one gallon of gas to charge your iPhone once a day for over 10 years.