Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

By Mr. Smarty Pants, Fri., March 15, 2013

On average, in America, it takes a person 25.4 minutes to get to work.

Howard William Cosell (1918-1995), born Howard William Cohen, was originally a lawyer. Some of his clients were athletes, including Willie Mays. He began his broadcasting career hosting a radio show with Little League players.

Duncan Hines was a traveling salesman.

The eight grades of USDA beef are, from best to worst: Prime, Choice, Select, Standard, Commercial, Utility, Cutter, and Canner. Marbling is abundant in Prime and practically devoid in Canner.

According to writer Austin Considine, 2% of women carry a specific genotype associated with a total lack of body odor.

The above is information that Mr. Smarty Pants read in a book, magazine, or newspaper; heard on the radio; saw on television; or overheard at a party. Got facts? Write to Mr. Smarty Pants. Why not visit mrsmartypants.com?

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