TIL That prior to 9/11 knives up to 4 inches long were allowed in aircraft cabins
TIL the University of New Hampshire received millions in bequest from the frugal librarian, the late Robert Morin, who served the institution for many years. $1 million from the said funds was utilized to acquire a scoreboard for the freshly-constructed football stadium.
TIL a cockatiel named Lucky was reunited with its owners after escaping 3 years earlier. It was found on a church porch and positively identified after it began whistling and dancing to the Andy Griffith Show theme song.