Category Archives: Fun Facts

This Week’s Fun Fact: What Was Candy Corn’s Original Name?

What? Really? That can’t be true! It’s true! Today’s surprising Fun Fact is that these little tri-colored nibbles were originally called “chicken feed” because back in the day corn was thought of as chicken feed; and corn was not something that the people would have chosen to eat. It was considered a “seasonal candy due… Read More »

This Week’s Fun Fact: Just How Many Ways Are There To Scramble A Rubik’s Cube?

The Rubik’s Cube is a 3-D puzzle combination that was invented in 1974 by Ernő Rubik, a Hungarian sculptor and professor of architecture. The answer to This Week’s Fun Fact question is… According to the thehobbeehive “There are 43,252,003,274,489,856,000 ways to scramble a Rubik’s Cube.” How many different ways have you found to “scramble” your Rubik’s Cube? Please… Read More »