Rocky Random Facts for 8/26

1.  Humans have the highest daytime visual acuity of any mammal, and among the highest of any animal overall . . . with the exception of some birds of prey.  However, we have relatively poor night vision compared to other animals.

2.  Olive Garden serves over 529 million free breadsticks a year, or an average of 1.6 for every American.

3.  The person who’s mentioned most often in the Koran is . . . Jesus.

4.  The first IKEA in North America opened in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1975.  It would be 10 more years before the U.S. got its first location, just outside of Philadelphia.

5.  There’s only one time a foreign country has captured and occupied the capital of the United States:  When the British did it during the War of 1812.

(Lifecurious / Thrillist / Fact-Myth / Wikipedia / Wikipedia)