Omnibit Trivia 2-1-14

Omnibit Trivia 2-1-14 by William W. Lawrence Sr.

Alaskans are among the last to eat hardtack, the old sea ration,  as a significant part of their diet. Interbake Foods of Richmond, Va. makes just about all of it from them.

They are also the ones who bake the Girl Scout cookies.

hardtack, the old sea ration

Omnibit Trivia 1-27-14

January 27 2014 Omnibit Trivia by William W. Lawrence Sr.

Mark Twain loved to do his writing in bed. He wrote much of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” while in a prone position. He was aware of the bed being a dangerous workplace, however. He once observed that many die there.