Rocky Random Facts for 8/11

1.  Young babies don’t develop the reflex to breathe through their mouths until they are three or four months old.

2.  There are six countries besides America that use the U.S. dollar as their ONLY form of currency:  British Virgin Islands . . . Caribbean Netherlands . . . Marshall Islands . . . Micronesia . . . Palau . . . and Turks and Caicos.

3.  Back in 1975, the Washington Redskins tried to get Andre the Giant to tryout to be a defensive lineman . . . but he turned them down.

4.  In China, Spain, and Greece, people mix wine with Coca-Cola.

5.  Baby elephants suck their trunks for comfort the same way human babies suck their thumbs.

(WebMD / Wikipedia / Sportscasting / The Drinks Business / TreeHugger)