November 5, 2011
• CBS Commentator Andy Rooney's first assignment as a US Army enlisted man was as Tuba player at Fort Knox even though he had never played any instrument prior to that point.
• Former US Senator and New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine went to the same High School as the characters in Wayne's World.
• Geographically strictly speaking, Booth Bay Harbor, Maine, is not a booth, a bay, nor a harbor, earning it the title of most misnomered town in the United States.
• In 2010, 28 percent of stained glass windows manufactured were actually acrylic and not glass.
• When he discovered that Nor'easters actually came up the east coast of North America from the south, Benjamin Franklin campaigned to have the term for that type of storm changed to sou'easters. Politicians from Georgia and South Carolina successfully derailed that effort.