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Five Fascinating Facts from The 2015 Old Farmer's Almanac

August 13, 2014

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Have you purchased your copy of The 2015 Old Farmer’s Almanac yet? To whet your appetite, here are five fascinating facts from the pages of the brand-new edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac!

Five Fascinating Facts from The 2015 Old Farmer’s Almanac

Did you know…?

  1. $330 million was spent on Halloween outfits for pets in 2013.
  2. Forty-eight percent of shoppers bargained for a better deal at least once in the past 3 years. Each saved, on average:
    •     $100 on collectibles and antiques
    •     $200 on appliances
    •     $300 on furniture
  3. Ancient Egyptians considered the quail a culinary delicacy. The birds were bred on large farms as food for workers and, separately, prepared for the deceased.
  4. The odds of being born a quadruplet are 1 in 700,000.
  5. The Sun’s energy output every second is equivalent to the explosion of 91 billion 1-megaton hydrogen bombs.

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