Just a few dumb and random facts that you may or may not know.

  • Dumb Random Fact #1

    Did you know – Panera was originally called the St. Louis Bread Company. It’s still the St. Louis Bread Company in the St. Louis area, where there are over 100 locations.

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  • Dumb Random Fact #2

    Did you know – Albert Lamorisse is the director of the legendary short film “The Red Balloon” . . . and the creator of the board game Risk.

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  • Dumb Random Fact #3

    Did you know – When Ulysses S. Grant was president in the 1870s, he once got a speeding ticket from a cop in Washington D.C. for riding his horse and buggy too fast.

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  • Dumb Random Fact #4

    Did you know – American cheese is legally required to be made from at least two types of other cheeses. Cheddar, Colby, and Jack are the most common ones used to create it.

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  • Dumb Random Fact #5

    Did you know – J.D. Salinger had only written a little bit of “The Catcher in the Rye” when he went off to fight in World War Two. And he loved what he’d written so much that he carried the pages with him when he stormed the beach at Normandy.

    US TROOPS DURING THE ALLIED INVASION, FRANCE

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