September 30, 2004
• The first mouse to travel into space was not an experimental subject, but a stowaway.
• The food that the U.S. government pays farmers not to produce each year could fill Lake Michigan.
• Talking to a passenger while driving is more likely to cause an accident than talking on a cell phone.
• If Microsoft were a nation, it's revenue would be the 16th highest GDP in the world.
• The winning castle in this year's annual sand castle contest in Los Angeles was just over 12 feet tall.