By Adam Alexander

What song by ABBA is the only top 40 song to have the band and song both be palindromes?  What did Dr. Seuss do with Stan Lee in the Army?  What was Buzz Lightyear’s original name?  All that and more with Adam’s Fun Facts:

1. There are four presidents who didn’t have a vice president: John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, Andrew Johnson and Chester A. Arthur.  All four of them were VPs under a president who died in office, and there was nothing in the Constitution about how to pick a new vice president. (Reference)

2. 14% of American men who are at least seven feet tall play in the NBA. (New York Times)

3. “SOS” by ABBA is the only top 40 song ever where the song title AND the artist are both palindromes. (Wikipedia)

4. Buzz Lightyear’s original name was Lunar Larry. (IMDb)

5. Stan Lee served in the Army during World War Two as an official Army PLAYWRIGHT. Dr. Seuss also served as a playwright with him. They created pamphlets for soldiers about how to avoid getting VD. (Grantland)


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