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Carrots originally came from Afghanistan. #BRIFact
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In the 15th and 16th centuries, Europeans called bananas “Indian figs.” #BRIFact
Babies blink about once a minute; adults blink about once every five seconds.
Star Trek fans are why the first space shuttle was named Enterprise. #BRIFact
The higher your IQ, the more you dream. #BRIFact
Homer Simpson’s PIN is 7431. #BRIFact
Betamax VCRs were commercially available until 2002. #BRIFact
The space shuttle Discovery flew 142 million miles, equivalent to 309 round-trips to the Moon. #BRIFact
Crocodile-dung suppositories were used as contraceptives in ancient Egypt.
First televised NFL game: Brooklyn Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Eagles in 1939. The broadcast reached about 1,000 viewers. #BRIFact