Thursday, 27 March 2014

Saturday Breakfast Show 'Strange But True' Facts for 29th March 2014 part 2 of 2

  1. In the film Casablanca Humphrey Bogart never said "Play it again Sam".
  2. Only 45% of the London Underground network is in tunnels.
  3. 55% of London Underground is "overground".
  4. 17% of money borrowed to pay for Christmas will still be owed next Christmas.
  5. An aircraft's "black box" is always coloured orange.
  6. Amazon's original name was to be Relentless - and the URL still redirects to the company website.
  7. Statistically in the UK vending machines are more dangerous than guns.
  8. The Boeing Company hasn't always just made planes -in the past they have also made furniture.
  9. If you drove a car straight up into the air at 70 mph you would reach space in less than an hour, but it would take five months to get to the Moon.
  10. English film director and producer  Alfred Hitchcock invented the hand blender.

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