Facts

Adam's Fun Facts: Giraffes, Jane Austen's Books, King John & More!

You #FunFacts for today can help you get through the day that I feel is the worst of all the days of the week: Tuesday! Here are 5 Facts to take your mind elsewhere for a couple of minutes: 1. Jane Austen's books sold well when she was alive, but she was paid very little. She made about $375 for "...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Alicia Keys, Skype, Louis Armstrong & More!

Your #FunFacts are coming at you from a sad man! I am a HUGE Saints fan and Drew Brees was hurt early in the game yesterday and never came back in to play. The Saints lost because of this and I am sad. THAT is a FACT. Here are some other facts for you: 1. On Alicia Keys' debut album, "Songs in A...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Coffee Breaks Orgin, Paperclips, "Boyz-n-the-Hood" & More!

Happy Friday! It is time to make some memories this weekend! Here are some other Fun Facts for YOU: 1. The winner in nine of the 58 presidential elections in U.S. history had a popular vote margin under 1%. That includes the five winning candidates who lost the popular vote, and four others who won...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Stamps, Nintendo, Canned Food & More!

Good morning to YOU! Here are 5 Fun Facts that will not alter your life in anyway but WILL pass a little time while you sit there: 1. The U.S. government has a guide for the official name for people from every state, from Alabamian to Wyomingite. 2. "Game of Thrones" is the most expensive TV show...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Potatoes, Uber Drivers Age, Architecture & More

Today is amazing to me because of a certain football game last night and what a game it was! "WHO DAT" is how a Saints fan shows their love and if you would like to be early on the bandwagon, we are still accepting fans! Here are some other #FunFacts for you: 1. Almost one in four Uber drivers in...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Delaware, Indiana Jones, Lasso Knots & More!

Some FACTS are better than others... Or at least more interesting. These are a 9 out of 10 in my opinion. Here are YOUR Fun Facts: 1. A day on Venus lasts 243 Earth days, while a year on Venus only lasts 225 Earth days. 2. Unlike Indiana Jones, Harrison Ford doesn't have a fear of snakes. He was in...
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Adam's Fun Facts: The Sun, Fireplaces, "Playboy" *& More

Here are 5 Fun Facts for you! I really hope you enjoy these, keep in mind they are called #FunFacts so you can access them easily from FB and the MIX 105.1 site by using key word Fun Facts. Does not mean they are always fun but they ARE interesting! 1. Almost 99.9% of the mass in our solar system...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Ian Fleming, Candy Land, St. Louis & More!

I am reaching today with that picture of the St. Louis Arch in reference to fact #4 but I love that pic! I took it myself! Here are YOUR #FunFacts for today: 1. The board game Candy Land was invented in a polio ward during an epidemic in the 1940s to give quarantined kids a distraction. 2. The word...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Medium-Rare, The Villages, Pacific Ocean & More!

Some #FunFacts for you: 1. Every "c" in "Pacific Ocean" is pronounced differently. 2. The guitar riff in "Sweet Child O' Mine" started as a joke. Slash played it while he was messing around during warm-ups, because he thought it sounded like a circus melody. 3. For most of this past decade, the...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Vincent Van Gogh & More!

Here are your FRIDAY Fun Facts, a little more FUN and, as always, FREE!!! Here we go: 1. Arnold Schwarzenegger was a millionaire before he became an actor! He used money from winning bodybuilding contests to invest in real estate. 2. Maryland's state motto is an Italian phrase "Fatti maschii,...
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