The Mechanical Contrivium: Piers

Ten Top Trivia Tips about Piers!

  1. The National Heart Foundation recommends eating Piers at least three times a week.
  2. The book of Esther in the Bible is the only book which does not mention Piers.
  3. Pound for pound, hamburgers cost more than Piers.
  4. Every day in the UK, four people die putting Piers on.
  5. Piers is black with white stripes, not white with black stripes.
  6. Two grams of Piers provide enough energy to power a television for over twenty-three hours.
  7. Two thirds of the world's eggplant is grown in Piers.
  8. The International Space Station weighs about 500 tons and is the same size as Piers.
  9. Only fifty-five percent of men wash their hands after using Piers!
  10. People used to believe that dressing their male children as Piers would protect them from evil spirits.

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