Albert Einstein once said that the Theory of Relativity was his best idea . . . but his second-best was adding in eggs while he cooked soup to make soft-boiled eggs without having to wash an extra pot.

There were 27 letters in the English alphabet in the early 1800s . . . the extra letter was the ampersand.  It came after Z, and it was pronounced “and” . . . but it was dropped from the alphabet before the end of the century.

The record for the most points by a pair of brothers in the NHL is 2,861 . . . Wayne Gretzky scored 2,857, and his brother Brent Gretzky scored four.