May 25, 2005
• Now cinnamon flavored, Big Red gum was originally cherry flavored.
• The United States is the only country in the world where watching television consumes more time than employment.
• Every century since AD 1100, the number of declared wars between two sovereign powers has decreased, but the number of people killed in such wars has increased.
• Seven U.S. cities have laws on the books prohibiting unaccompanied women from being in a public place after 9 p.m.
• The cranberry is the only non-poisonous member of the genus Vaccinium.