Five Things You Need To Know: Five Fun Facts

October 25, 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, October 25th, 2019:


1.  On "Gilligan's Island", it's not clear if Gilligan was his first name or his last name.  He was always just referred to as "Gilligan."


2. Americans give out $36.4 billion in tips a year


3.  Humans can't breathe and swallow at the same time.


4. Mantis shrimp can punch at 80 kilometres per hour.(50 MPH)


5. It takes a photon, on average, 170,000 years to travel from the core of the sun to the surface.