Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

Games / Movies / Music / Sports / Random Posts / Politics


Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > Chit Chat

Notices

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

The Goldbergs Coming to TV Land; grown-ish Returns in January on Freeform
South Park 8 Day Marathon on Comedy Central; Classic Adult Swim Comedy Returns with Special
NBC Fall Pilot Review: I Feel Bad - Premieres Wednesday (Sept. 19); 70th Annual Primetime Emmy Award Winners
Married with Children Now on WGN America; black-ish Enters National Syndication and Free Sneakers Contest
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of September 17, 2018)
SitcomsOnline Digest: ABC Orders Script for Designing Women Reboot; James Marsden and Ed Asner Cast in Netflix Series
Fri-Yay: A Look at the Upcoming Sitcom Slate; TV Guide's 1st Annual 100 Best Shows List
Dancing with the Stars Season 27 Cast Has Sitcom Stars; The Young Sheldon STEM Initiative


New on DVD/Blu-ray (August/September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Eleventh Season The Middle - The Complete Ninth Season Modern Family - The Complete Ninth Season Step by Step - The Complete Second Season Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fifth Season

08/07 - Happy Endings - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
08/15 - A.P. Bio - Season One
08/28 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Five
08/28 - Man Seeking Woman - The Complete Third Season
09/04 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - The Complete Season 12
09/04 - Mom - The Complete Fifth Season
09/04 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Fifth Season
09/04 - Superstore - Season Three
09/04 - Young Sheldon - The Complete First Season
09/11 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Eleventh Season (Blu-ray)
09/11 - The Middle - The Complete Ninth Season
09/11 - Modern Family - The Complete Ninth Season
09/11 - People of Earth - The Complete Second Season
09/18 - Community - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
09/18 - Step by Step - The Complete Second Season
09/18 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fourth Season
09/25 - Blondie - The Complete 1957 Television Series
09/25 - Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fifth Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-04-2016, 06:56 PM   #1
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default Did You Know . . .

Post a trivia fact about anything!


DYK that Maine is the only US state that has only one syllable!
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 07:18 PM   #2
PhoenixAcres
Member
Senior Member
 
PhoenixAcres's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 26, 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 3,852
Default

DYK that the oldest person alive today was born in 1899?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emma_Morano
PhoenixAcres is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 07:54 PM   #3
Bonniegirl
AKA Hazel Horvath
Forum Celebrity
 
Bonniegirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 10, 2014
Posts: 34,806
Default

Cool idea for a thread! I'm trying to think of some fun facts!


DYK that Orange tabby cats are mainly male,there are some female but not nearly as many as there are males. Even more rare are Calico males. Calico cats are almost always female!
Bonniegirl is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 07:56 PM   #4
Zoneboy
RIP, I'LL NEVER FORGET YOU :(
Moderator
Forum Celebrity
 
Zoneboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 13, 2003
Location: AT HOME WISHING ALL THIS WAS JUST A DREAM AND THAT I'LL WAKE UP FROM THIS NIGHTMARE.
Posts: 30,428
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MISST3
Post a trivia fact about anything!


DYK that Maine is the only US state that has only one syllable!

Known that since grade school (over 40 years)
__________________
As long as people talk about you, you're not really dead. As long as they speak your name, you continue. A legend doesn't die just because the man does.
Zoneboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 08:20 PM   #5
AB
Supernatural - Dean
Forum Celebrity
 
AB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2006
Location: The South
Posts: 40,415
Default

From Amazing Facts for National Trivia Day:

The most shoplifted food item in the U.S. is candy.
AB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 08:54 PM   #6
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default

..
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 08:54 PM   #7
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default

DYK that Reno, Nevada is farther west than Los Angeles, Ca.
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 10:45 PM   #8
PhoenixAcres
Member
Senior Member
 
PhoenixAcres's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 26, 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 3,852
Default

DYK that hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
PhoenixAcres is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2016, 11:09 PM   #9
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default

DYK that Lucille Ball was 6 years older than Desi.
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2016, 01:22 AM   #10
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default

DYK Martha Washington, our first first lady, was a widow with 4 children
(2 of which were deceased) when she married George Washington.
Martha and George never had children of their own.
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2016, 03:40 AM   #11
Bonniegirl
AKA Hazel Horvath
Forum Celebrity
 
Bonniegirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 10, 2014
Posts: 34,806
Default

DYK Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear any pants.

Bonniegirl is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2016, 01:19 PM   #12
Foggy
Member
Senior Member
 
Foggy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 20, 2014
Location: Zanesville Ohio
Posts: 1,082
Default

Charlas Dickens "The Christmas Carol" has the most remakes, 100's if not 1000's

The remakes (and adaptations) can be found in:

Theatre
Films
Musical
Opera
Radio
Television
Animated
Parody
and even
Novels
Foggy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2016, 03:21 PM   #13
MISST3
Member
Senior Member
 
MISST3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2016
Posts: 6,997
Default

DYK that Arlington National Cemetery is located on the Confederate
General Robert E. Lee's estate.
More than a decade after Lee’s death, the Supreme Court ruled that the U.S. government had seized his estate without due process and ordered it returned to his family in the same condition as when it was illegally confiscated. If followed, the ruling could have required the exhumation of all of Arlington’s dead, but instead Lee’s son officially sold the property to Congress for $150,000 in 1883. There would have been nearly 17,000
exhumations!
MISST3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2016, 04:12 PM   #14
Edison
Member
Senior Member
 
Edison's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 01, 2006
Posts: 1,243
Default

DYK that L. Frank Baum got the name of the country from a file cabinet drawer.
Attached Images
 

Last edited by Edison; 12-05-2016 at 08:53 PM.
Edison is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2016, 08:37 PM   #15
PhoenixAcres
Member
Senior Member
 
PhoenixAcres's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 26, 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 3,852
Default

DYK that the original name for a computer mouse was "X-Y position indicator for a display system"
PhoenixAcres is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:36 AM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor vBulletin Solutions Inc. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

VigLink badge

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.