RANDOM TIDS & BITS- Tues 05/15/18

Wasabi was originally eaten with sushi to kill bacteria, not for its flavor.  That’s not necessary now with modern sanitary conditions . . . but people still eat it out of habit.

“M*A*S*H” was set during the Korean War . . . and lasted almost four times longer on TV than the Korean War itself.  “M*A*S*H” lasted 11 years, the Korean War lasted three.

There are more tigers in Americans’ backyards than in the wild.  There are only 3,200 tigers in the wild . . . and more than 4,000 being kept as exotic pet