Five Random Facts for Tuesday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  The fate of the Mayflower is unknown.  But some historians believe it was scrapped for its timber, then used to construct a barn in Jordans, England.

2.  The part of raw cookie dough that makes it dangerous to eat isn’t just the eggs, it’s the flour too.  The raw flour can come into contact with bacteria when it’s out in the field, and pasteurized raw eggs are actually safer.

3.  Fruit snacks are covered in the same wax as cars.

4.  George Lucas originally wanted Tom Selleck to play Indiana Jones, but Selleck was already committed to “Magnum, P.I.”.

5.  There’s a vault in Denmark under Lego’s headquarters that holds a copy of every Lego set ever made.


(Britannica / McGill / Huff Post / Business Insider / Big Think)