✓ The first pair of Nike running shoes was made in a waffle iron.
✓ The modern “popped collar” originated as a way to keep tennis players’ necks from getting sunburnt.
✓ Volvo gave away the 1962 patent for their revolutionary three-point seat belt for free, in order to save lives.
✓ People fluent in multiple languages almost always swear in their native tongue.
✓ Modern brunch was first proposed in 1895 as a post-hangover meal.
✓ Male fruit flies look for alcohol to consume after being rejected for sex.