RANDOM TIDS & BITS- Tues 06/12/18

Hello Kitty was created in Japan . . . but she’s British.  Because when Hello Kitty was created in the 1960s, British culture was trendy in Japan.

The yellow “Support Our Troops” ribbon is trademarked . . . by the Canadian government.  It can only be used legally with their permission.

Abraham Lincoln didn’t meet his first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin, until after they were elected.  Lincoln picked him because Hamlin was from Maine, to help get votes from the northeast.