There’s a 400-year-old grapevine in North Carolina that was likely planted by Native Americans that’s still living today.
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(Not So) Fun Fact: Aunt Bee Wasn’t a Nice Person
Frances Bavier who played Aunt Bee on The Andy Griffith Show was notoriously hard to work with off screen. She was often rude to her co-stars including Andy Griffith, whom she never seemed to like very much. Andy Griffith said that she reached out months before she died to apologize for her behavior when they…
Fun Fact: Thom Tillis on Covid-19 Vaccinations
Even though he is a Republican, Thom Tillis publicly stated his frustrations with COVID-19 spreading, as many people were refusing to get vaccinated with the mRNA vaccines.
Fun Fact: Republican Thom Tillis Complimenting a Democrat
Despite being a Republican, Thom Tillis made a public endorsement of Democrat Governor of North Carolina Roy Cooper’s handling of COVID-19.
Fun Fact: Thom Tillis Mask Hypocrisy
Despite being a Republican, Thom Tillis was an advocate for mask wearing to prevent the spread of COVID-19. But like many members of the GOP, he decided to make racist comments and said that Hispanics were more likely to get COVID-19 because they did not wear masks as often. Thom Tillis was caught not wearing…