Five Things You Need To Know: Five Fun Facts

November 8, 2019

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Everyday I work HARD to bring you the five biggest things going on in the world (I use the term HARD, loosely), with "Five Things You Need To Know"!

Today is no exception.

 

For Friday, November 8th, 2019:

FIVE FUN FACTS!

 

1.  The speed of a computers mouse is measured in "Mickeys".

2. You can hear a blue whale's heartbeat two miles away. 

3. The trench coat got its name because British and French soldiers wore long coats in the trenches of World War One.

4. The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago today.

5. Six Flags got it's name from the six flag/countries that have occupied Texas: Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the Confederacy, and the United States