By Adam Alexander

by Adam Alexander
What fruit can get a sunburn? How much did the guy that invented the board game Operation sell it for? What was the original name for “BRUNCH”? All that and more with Adam’s Fun Facts:
1. Mangos can get sunburned but it actually ruins them. When mango crops get sunburned, they usually have to be thrown away. (ABC News Australia)

2. Every elected official in Kentucky has to take an oath that they’ve never been in a duel. (Kentucky)

3. The guy who invented the board game Operation sold the rights to a toy company for just $500 back in 1964. (Time)

4. When people first came up with the concept of brunch in the late 1800s, they called it “blunch.” That didn’t have a great ring to it, so eventually people preferred to call it brunch. (New Republic)

5. You could fit 1,000 Earths into Jupiter. (NASA)


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