Strange but Interesting Facts (5)

  • Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.
  • No NFL team which plays it's home games in a domed stadium has ever won a Superbowl.
  • The first toilet ever seen on television was on "Leave it to Beaver".
  • In the great fire of London in 1666, half of London was burnt out but only 6 people were injured.
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's son invented Lincoln Logs.
  • Only one person in 2 billion will live to be 116 or older.
  • The name Wendy was made up for the book "Peter Pan".
  • If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would have produced enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.

Vocabulary Help

  • burn (burn, burnt, burnt) - queimar
  • enough - suficiente
  • factory worker - trabalhador de fábrica
  • fire - incendio
  • half - metade
  • heat - aquecer
  • injure - ferir
  • make up - inventar
  • money - dinheiro
  • see (see, saw, seen) - ver
  • yell - gritar

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