Five Random Facts for Tuesday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  Prince played 27 instruments on his debut album, “For You”, in 1978.  He was only 19 years old.

2.  A pitcher named Hoyt Wilhelm made his Major League Baseball debut in 1952, and hit a home run in his first at-bat.  He played for 20 more years, had a total of over 400 at-bats, and NEVER hit another homer.

3.  Hooters got its name from a Steve Martin comedy routine, where he said “I believe it’s derogatory to refer to a woman’s breasts as boobs, jugs, Winnebagos, or golden bozos.  And you should only refer to them as hooters.”

4.  The only capital city in the world that has a border with two countries is Bratislava, Slovakia.  It borders Austria and Hungary.

5.  The first cereal that offered kids a prize was Kellogg’s Corn Flakes in 1909.  People who bought two boxes could send away for a book called “Funny Jungleland Moving Pictures”.

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