Nugget of Knowledge: Random nuggets

Aglet is the plastic shoe lace tip

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – What are the plastic caps on the end of shoelaces called?

Aglets.

At the 2011 Valero Texas Open, pro golfer Kevin Na had an off day and set a new PGA record for what?

The most strokes on a par 4 hole — he shot a 16 on the ninth hole and took him a full 20 minutes to end the misery.

We’ve already had a woman appear on our paper money? Who was that?

Martha Washington — the one dollar silver certificates of 1886, 1891and 1896.

One out of every eight workers in this country has worked for this one company at some point in their lives.

McDonalds.

The rock band Aerosmith has made more money from the sale of what item than it has from the sale of any of its multi-platinum albums?

The video game “Guitar Hero: Aerosmith”

The first two people Bill Clinton took phone calls from after he won the 1992 election were President George H.W. Bush and Vice President Dan Qualye. Who made the third call he took?

Whoopi Goldberg, one of his big supporters during his campaign.

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