Rocky Random Facts for 11/17

1.  Italy has won more Best Foreign Language / International Film Oscars than any other country, with 14 wins.  France is second with 12.  The country with the most nominations WITHOUT a win is Israel, which is now 0-for-10.

2.  “National Geographic” has printed over 500 photos of women with bare breasts since it started in 1896.  They average around four or five a year. 

3.  Three countries have a DRAGON on their flag:  Bhutan, Wales, and Malta.

4.  Heinz ketchup exits its glass bottle at .028 miles per hour, which is around the same speed as the average snail.

5.  The first movie sequel was “The Fall of a Nation” in 1916.  It was the sequel to “The Birth of a Nation” in 1915 . . . which is about how heroic the KKK was after the Civil War and is considered one of the most racist movies in history.

 (Wikipedia / Frankly Curious / World Atlas / Heinz / Wikipedia)