RANDOM TIDS& BITS- Wed 1/9/19

The part of raw cookie dough that makes it dangerous to eat isn’t just the eggs . . . it’s the flour too.  The raw flour can come into contact with bacteria when it’s out in the field . . . and pasteurized raw eggs are actually safer.

Congress almost passed a bill in 1910 to import a bunch of hippos from Africa to Louisiana . . . to raise them for MEAT.  One newspaper editorial got all excited about the plan, and called the meat, quote,”lake cow bacon.”  But the bill failed.   

 There are only two northern white rhinos in the world . . .and they’re protected 24 hours a day by armed guards inKenya.