Useless Facts from The Thought Catalog!

  • Useless Facts from The Thought Catalog!

    Posted by Randy  on September 1, 2023 at 5:20 pm

    Just a few to pique your interest as we wind down the week.

    Dr. Seuss invented the word “nerd.”

    Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.

    “Spoonfeed” is the longest English word with its letters in reverse alphabetical order.

    No word in the English language rhymes with “MONTH.”

    The most common password is “123456.”

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

    Sleeping through summer is called “estivation.”

    Rainbows were called “bows of promise” in Victorian English.

    The lint in the bottom of your pocket has a name, gnurr.

    If you open your eyes in a pitch-black room, the color you’ll see is called “eigengrau.”

    A Harry Potter book filled with typos sold for $90,000.

    source:
    https://thoughtcatalog.com/january-nelson/2021/02/useless-facts/

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