Adam's Fun Facts: School Buses, Flags With Guns, Alliance & More!

October 22, 2018

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Why are school buses yellow?  What is the oldest alliance in the world?  How many countries have flags with guns on them?  All that and more with Adam's Fun Facts:

1.  The "Fiddler on the Roof" movie, about a Jewish family, was directed by a guy named Norman Jewison who's Protestant.

2.  Two countries in the world have flags with guns on them:  Mozambique and Guatemala.

3.  Hummer sales dropped 95% from 2006 to 2010.

4.  England and Portugal have the oldest alliance in the world . . . they've been allies since 1386.  That's a 632-year relationship.

5.  School buses are yellow because you pick up that color in your peripheral vision at least 1.24 times faster than any other color.  You pick up red the second fastest.