By Adam Alexander

by Adam Alexander
What year was Disney/Pixar’s movie “The Incredibles” set? What state banned “idiots” from voting until 2016? Where is the largest population of Japanese outside of Japan? All that and more with Adam’s Fun Facts:
1. The Disney/Pixar movie “The Incredibles” seems futuristic, but it’s set in 1962. (Buzzfeed)

2. Up until 2016, New Mexico had a law that banned “idiots” from voting. The law was from 1910, when the word “idiot” described a person with an IQ below 30. (Santa Fe New Mexican)

3. The first African city to have its own version of Monopoly is Lagos, Nigeria. (CNN)

4. The largest Japanese population outside of Japan is in Brazil. There are at least 1.5 million Japanese people in Brazil!  The first Japanese people moved there in the early 1900s for work and future generations have stayed. (BBC )

5. Scratching makes you itch worse because it causes your brain to release serotonin, which increases the sensations all over your body, including the sensation of the itch. (Daily Mail)


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