Product: did you knows

  1. The doorbell was invented in 1831 
  2. Iceland consumes more Coca Cola than any other country 
  3. MasterCard was originally called MasterCharge 
  4. Wine is sold in tinted bottles because it spoils when exposed to light 
  5. The tea bag was invented in 1908 
  6. Plastic bottles were first used for soft drinks in 1970 
  7. The yo-yo was originally used as a weapon for hunting the in the Philippines 
  8. The drinking straw was invented in 1886 
  9. Scissors were most likely invented ancient Egypt 
  10. 70% of all Irish barley grown goes towards the production of Guinness beer 
  11. Britain was the first country to use postage stamps 
  12. The side of a hammer is called a cheek 
  13. Diet Coke was introduced in 1982 
  14. Over 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens each year 
  15. American’s eat 18 billion hot dogs a year 
  16. The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s gum 
  17. The first Lifesaver flavor was peppermint 
  18. Ants don’t like baby powder (talcum powder) 
  19. Originally in 1886 Coca Cola was introduced as an ‘intellectual beverage’ to boost brain power 
  20. John Kellogg invented corn flakes 

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