Useless Knowledge Recap
by AJ Silver
posted Jan 3 2014 4:50PM
Q: What was the first state to recognize Christmas?
A: Alabama in 1836
Q: August has the highest percentage of what?
WINNER: Alan Butler
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!!
Q: New years eve has not always been January 1st, when was it before?
A: April Fools Day started in France after the adoption of a reformed calender by Charles IX in 1564. Up till that time, New Year celebration began March 21 and ended April 1. When New Year's was changed, some people still celebrated on April 1. These people became known as "April Fools."
Q: 11% of people are what?
A: Left handed