4173-ocean-spray-Ocean Spray, which does nearly $2 billion in sales, is an agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry farmers.
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2495 Eggs-Eggs are naturally safe to store without refrigeration. U.S. shoppers refrigerate them because North American egg cleaning procedures erode the egg’s cuticle, a protective layer preventing bacteria growth, thereby necessitating refrigeration.
3732 James Howard-WWII fighter pilot James Howard won the Medal of Honor for single handedly taking on 30+ German fighter planes all by himself to protect a group of American bomber planes. The leader of the bomber formation later reported that, “For sheer determination and guts, it was the greatest exhibition I’ve ever seen. It was a case of one lone American against what seemed to be the entire Luftwaffe. He was all over the wing, across and around it. They can't give that boy a big enough award.”
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Black panthers are actually not a real species, but a melanistic color variant of any Panthera species. Black panthers in Asia and Africa are leopards, while black panthers in the Americas are jaguars.
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3211 Aubrey Plaza-The role of April Ludgate in Parks and Recreation was specifically created for Aubrey Plaza, after the casting director met her and felt she was, “weirdest girl I’ve ever met in my life.”
40% of the buildings in Manhattan could not be built today. If made today, the buildings would be shorter and less dense due to the zoning code.
A one pound onion has 191 calories, a Blooming Onion from Outback Steakhouse has 1954 calories.