October 9, 2004
• George Washington's childhood nickname was "the bear."
• Raffles are the most common fundraiser in the country.
• Computer manufacturer Gateway says that it receives more requests to fix broken "D" keys than any other key.
• The first established bank opened in Greece, 200 years before the birth of Christ.
• The CIA received an email on September 9 with detailed outlines of the attacks to transpire in two days, but dismissed them as "too ridiculous to be true."