27 Fascinating Facts About Well-Known Inventions

27 Fascinating Facts About Well-Known Inventions

Might be hard to imagine today, but LEGO didn't always make little plastic bricks. They started off by making wooden duck toys. Today we'll learn more about that and about other origin stories of famous inventions: 

PEZ candy was invented as an alternative to smoking The word PEZ comes from the German word for peppermint. It was invented by Eduard Haas III in the 1920s. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM


Comic books are evil! IVORY SNOW - - TRACILE CRACKED.COM After the Depression, plenty in America blamed comic books for juvenile delinquency. Some places banned selling them to kids. Plenty of other places burned books publicly.


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