LEGO Facts

LEGO is one of the most popular and widely used toys in the world and has become an internationally recognised brand. A subculture has developed as well with movies, games, competitions and six themed amusement parks. Below are some fun and interesting facts about LEGO that you might not know. Fun Lego Facts The plural of LEGO is LEGO. It doesn't matter if you have one Read More

Cooking Facts

All Culinary Schools All Recipes Betty Crocker Blarney Stone-Kissed Cookies Boston Cooking School Cook Book Bugfood Cadbury Cake Cinco De Mayo Recipes Cookie Cooking on the Trail Cooking Schools Culinary Schools CyberSpace Farm Dairy Council of California Delicious Decisions: American Heart Association Easy Recipes for Kids Easy Recipes Read More

Wizard of Oz Facts

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was written by L. Frank Baum, in 1900. He died twenty years before the film, The Wizard of Oz, was released. Judy Garland (Dorothy), Ray Bolger (Scarecrow), Jack Haley (Tinman) and Bert Lahr (Cowardly Lion) were the main characters in the film. "Over the Rainbow" won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Baum wrote 13 sequels to the book Read More

Circus Facts

Philip Astley is the first person to bring together all the elements of the circus in 1768. In 1793, John Bill Ricketts presents the first circus in America in Philadelphia on April 3rd. J. Purdy Brown is the first to order a canvas tent for his circus. He realized he would have the ability to move his show every day by using a tent and could therefore reach more people and Read More

Magic Facts

Magic is called by many names. Some people refer to it as hocus pocus. Some call it conjuring, prestidigitation, or wizardry. It is also known as sorcery, legerdemain, necromancy and thaumaturgy. The earliest recorded magicians date back to Ancient Egypt, Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece, but we do know that even the earliest people had those who were believed to have special Read More