March 16, 2005
• For reasons medical experts don't understand, most people are born left handed, but switch preference to the right hand before they are six months old.
• Scotch tape was named after the inventors preferred beverage.
• Cadbury eggs outsell jellybeans pound for pound.
• 18 percent of rubber bands are used as projectiles at some point.
• Brooklyn native Stephen Bar invented barcodes after studying fingerprint identification with the New York Police Department.