August 15, 2005
• In a traffic jam, the center lane typically moves the slowest.
• Historical letters, recently discovered, reveal that Eli Whitney was inspired to make the cotton gin after touring a music box shop.
• An average man has three receipts in his wallet.
• The bar crossing a lowercase T is called a crosscoat.
• The FDA estimates that up to 31 percent of prescription medication has an incorrect amount of its active ingredient.