Trivia of the Day for Tuesday

Cranberries are sorted for ripeness by bouncing them; a fully ripened cranberry can be dribbled like a basketball.

 

The male gypsy moth can “smell” the virgin female gypsy moth from 1.8 miles away.  

 

The letters KGB stand for Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti.  

 

The word “dexter” whose meaning refers to the right hand is typed with only the left hand.  

 

To “testify” was based on men in the Roman court swearing to a statement made by swearing on their testicles.  

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