Mister Smarty Pants Knows
If you're worried about a plane crash, Delta Air Lines will let people bring sport parachutes as carry-on baggage provided no items classified as dangerous goods (example: pressurized oxygen cylinders) are included.
Miami, Florida was originally named "Fort Dallas."
Elmer Wayne Henley, who along with his buddy Dean Corll was responsible for the torture-murder of as many as 32 young men near Houston in the early 1970s, likes to paint koalas.
Tiger sharks are ovoviviparous - they produce eggs that hatch within the female's body.
The above is information which Mr. Smarty Pants read in a book, a magazine, or the newspaper; heard on the radio; saw on television; or overheard at a party. Got any facts? Leave a message for Mr. Smarty Pants, at 454-5766, ext. 226 for possible inclusion in the column. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org