By Adam Alexander

by Adam Alexander
What country eats the most donuts? What year did France last use the guillotine? How much of your ice cream is air? All that and more with Adam’s Fun Facts:

1. Saint Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman. It was named after Saint Lucy of Syracuse by the French, who were the island’s first European settlers. (

2. Half of your ice cream is just air. (Chef Steps)

3. It’s only been 41 years since France executed a criminal with the GUILLOTINE. They executed a convicted murderer by chopping off his head in 1977 and abolished the death penalty in 1981. (Death Penalty News)

4. The biggest donut-eating country in the world is Canada.  Canadians  eat more donuts per capita and have more donut shops per capita than any other country in the world. (CBS News)

5. On April 18th, 1930, it was such a slow news day the BBC declared there was NO NEWS and just played piano music instead of reporting anything. (Forbes)


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