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TIL George Washington preferred pot to alcohol
TIL in 2005 Gary Beach became the first artist to play the same part on Broadway and in movie theatres at the same time after returning to his stage role as Roger De Bris while The Producers movie was in release
TIL There’s a brewery in Germany that’s almost 1,000 years old. It has been in continuous operation since the year 1040
TIL in 1959 a group of men transported a piece of iceberg from Norway to west Africa in a truck.
TIL: the term "album" comes from the hardback book of 78 RPM records that provided the same playing. time as "long play" 33 1/3 RPM records
TIL 67% of millennials see their pet as part of the family and refer to them as a "fur baby." They would like to take leave from work to care for a new pet if their employer offered it. Millennial dog owners spend an average of $1,285 per year on their pet.