12 Pieces of Trivia That Would Make A Beautiful Centerpiece

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12 Pieces of Trivia That Would Make A Beautiful Centerpiece

Both decoration and conversation for your next dinner party!

Alexander the Great Went Undefeated

A good way to be remembered as one of historys greatest military leaders? Simple: never lose a single battle.

12 Pieces of Trivia That Would Make A Beautiful Centerpiece

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Who the Brass Instrument From Peter and the Wolf Belongs To

You might know the basic arrangement behind Peter and the Wolf, where each character is represented by a different instrument. Most range across woodwind and strings, but theres only a single member of the brass family included: the wolf, played by the French Horns.

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Hershey Didn’t Start With Chocolate

Hershey is synonymous these days with chocolate, but it wasnt his first confectionary love. Before chocolate, Milton Hershey was the head of the Lancaster Caramel Company.

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No Sense of Smell, Scientifically

The scientific term for the partial or total loss of smell, more relevant than ever these days, is “anosmia."

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The Only State That Ignored Prohibition

The 18th Amendment to the Constitution brought about prohibition, the federal ban on alcohol. To which Maryland said, “fuck all that,” and became the only state to refuse to enforce it.

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Toilet Paper Inventor Did His Duty

The next time youre ending a trip to the toilet, rip off an extra square of toilet paper to honor its inventor, Joseph Gayetty, who introduced modern toilet paper in 1857.

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The Longest Road Tunnel in the U.S.

If youd like an extended break from the sun on a road trip, try driving through the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel in Alaska. The 2.5-mile tunnel is the longest highway tunnel in North America.

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St. Valentine’s Side Hustle

If you had to guess what disease St. Valentine was the patron saint of, youd probably go the STD route. In fact, hes the patron saint of epilepsy.

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