FACTS FACTS FACTS FACTS FACTS (VOLUME III)
Your morning facts!
- •When asked who owned the patent on the polio vaccine, Jonas Salk said, "Well, the people. There is no patent. Could you patent the sun?"
- •Editor Bennett Cerf challenged Dr. Seuss to write a book using no more than 50 different words. The result? Green Eggs and Ham.
- •In 1965, a Senate subcommittee predicted that by 2000, Americans would only be working 20 hours a week with seven weeks vacation.
- •Michael Jackson's 1988 autobiography Moonwalk was edited by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
- •President Nixon was speaking at Disney World when he famously declared, "I am not a crook."