Friday fact

In Japanese, the word for Friday is formed from the words kinsei, meaning Venus (which literally translates as “gold + water”), and yōbi, meaning...

Friday fact

The first McDonald’s Drive Thru was installed in a restaurant based in Sierra Vista, Arizona, located near the Fort Huachuca military installation. Military rules forbade the soldiers from wearing their military uniforms in public, and they weren’t about...

Bank holiday Friday fact

Up until 1834 there were 33 public holidays in the U.K., consisting of saint’s days and religious festivals. But some spoil sport considered this to be excessive, so in 1834 the number was reduced to just...