Wise World of Wellen
- Duffel bags are named after a town in Belgium called Duffel, where the fabric for the bags originally came from.
- One witness of Lincoln’s assassination lived so long he was able to be interviewed about it on TV. Samuel Seymour was at Ford’s Theater . . . and was interviewed about it in 1956, at age 96, on a show called “I’ve Got a Secret”.
- The only planet that’s not named after a Roman god or goddess is . . . Earth.
- John Mayer has a song called “Love Is a Verb” where he uses the word “love” 17 times . . . all as a noun.
- Red Lobster ran an “all-you-can-eat crab” promotion in 2003 and wound up taking a $3.3 million loss . . . because they seriously underestimated how much people can eat.