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TIL

Tuesday – January 8, 2019

“Kobe Beef” is Marketing – Other Japanese Beef Has the Same Standards

Real Wagyu actually imported from Japan is quite rare in the United States. The export of cattle and cattle DNA from Japan …

Monday – January 7, 2019

TIL – Witches Were not Burned at the Stake in Salem

Accused people at Salem Witch Trials were not burned at the stake. More than 200 were accused, 19 were hanged, and 1 …

Wednesday – January 2, 2019

The Streets are Alive, with the Sound of Hitler

During the filming of the Sound of Music, the city of Salzburg refused to allow Nazi flags to be hung off buildings …

Monday – December 24, 2018

TIL – NORAD’s Santa Tracker Started with a Typo in 1955

TIL in 1955 a local Sears store in Colorado Springs ran a dial Santa ad. Except the number was a misprint. Instead of listing the number for Sears’ Santa hotline, it posted the number for the Continental Air Defense Command center. NORAD has been tracking Santa ever since.

Categories History TIL

Saturday – December 22, 2018

TIL – Put Food in the Fridge When It’s Warm

A list of food safety misconceptions and myths: https://www.doh.wa.gov/YouandYourFamily/FoodSafety/Myths

Tags Food