Five Random Facts for Tuesday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  Every year, California farmers produce more than three billion pounds of almonds, or about 80% of the world’s supply.

2.  97% of federal cases and 94% of state cases end with plea bargains, not a verdict.

3.  Killer whales aren’t whales, they’re actually dolphins.

4.  “Back to the Future” and “Teen Wolf” were in theaters at the same time in 1985, so Michael J. Fox was battling himself at the box office.  “Back to the Future” was #1 and “Teen Wolf” was #2 for three weeks in a row.

5.  The sound of running water will make beavers start building with whatever materials they can find, even if they’re not by a river.

 

(Wikipedia / NBC News / Whales.org / Box Office Mojo / Gizmodo)