Posted by: keatabeata | September 20, 2007

Trivia and other information

I have always enjoyed useless trivia and other odd information that doesn’t really make a difference in my life, but I like to log it away in my mind anyway.  Sometimes I will stumble across a situation where my seemingly useless knowledge comes in handy. Maybe you will find a use for in one day too!!

September 20, 2007

(Today is my brother’s birthday. He is 20. That is not the useless information I am going to tell you, just wanted to share that.)

Food and Drink–   In 1765, the sandwich was invented by John Montagu, the fourth Earl of Sandwich, who gave the food its name. The Earl used to order roast beef between pieces of toast for a snack while he was at the gaming tables, it allowed him to keep one hand free to play while he ate.

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