Rocky Random Facts for 8/3

1.  The average human excretes 6,500 gallons of mucus in a lifetime.

2.  There have only been 13 NFL players ever who were born in Alaska.

3.  There’s a town in northwest Texas called Dalhart that’s closer to six other state capitals than it is to Austin:  Santa Fe, New Mexico . . . Oklahoma City . . . Denver, Colorado . . . Cheyenne, Wyoming . . . Topeka, Kansas . . . and Lincoln, Nebraska.

4.  Both Vincent van Gogh and Salvador Dali are named after their older brothers who died before they were born.

5.  “Nazi” is the Swahili word for coconut.

(UCSD Health / Pro Football Reference / Futility Closet / New Statesman / Word Hippo)