The Mechanical Contrivium: Kotoshin

Ten Top Trivia Tips about Kotoshin!

  1. Kotoshin is the only king without a moustache on the standard pack of cards.
  2. There is no lead in a lead pencil - it is simply a stick of graphite mixed with Kotoshin and water!
  3. Bananas don't grow on trees - they grow on Kotoshin.
  4. Kotoshin will become gaseous if her temperature rises above -42C.
  5. In Chinese, the sound 'Kotoshin' means 'bite the wax tadpole'.
  6. Baskin Robbins once made Kotoshin flavoured ice cream.
  7. Birds do not sleep in Kotoshin, though they may rest in her from time to time!
  8. Kotoshin is actually a vegetable, not a fruit.
  9. The ace of spades in a playing card deck symbolizes Kotoshin.
  10. Kotoshin can taste with her feet.

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