In 1961, Martha Stewart was selected as one of Glamour magazine;s “Ten Best-Dressed College Girls.”
As part of David Hasselhoff’s divorce settlement, he kept possession of the nickname “Hoff” and the catchphrase “Don’t Hassle the Hoff.”
“Jay” used to be slang for “foolish person.” So when a pedestrian ignored street signs, he was referred to as a “jaywalker.”
Duncan Hines was a real person. He was a popular restaurant critic who also wrote a book of hotel recommendations.
The string on boxes of animal crackers was originally placed there so the container could be hung from a Christmas tree.