Why do we say “beforehand” but not “afterhand”?
What do they call French toast in France?
How many senses do humans have?
What is the origin of Groundhog Day?
Why do kids “trick or treat” on Halloween?
Is the name Xmas a secular creation?
Who was Chef Boyardee?
Where did the song Mahna Mahna make its debut?
Why is the same side of the moon always facing earth?
What is Yule?
What’s the difference between persons and people?
How many volumes would Wikipedia fill in print?
Did you know you can get Wisdom Biscuits by email?
What are close encounters of the first and second kind?
What is a single strand of spaghetti called?
What’s the difference between a possum and an opossum?
Which is correct – “octopuses”, “octopi” or something else?
Why are non-drinkers called teetotalers?
Why isn’t there a cartoon “sailor man” in Popeyes restaurant marketing?
When is a word opposite of itself?
Do non-human animals get cavities?
Are redheads going extinct?
Why “polka” dots?
Why do we call successful movies blockbusters?
Is a dog’s mouth cleaner than a human’s?
What is a Pittsburgh Pirate?
An interrobang‽ What the what‽
In how many films did Michael Douglas play Batman?
What state is home to Springfield from The Simpsons?
Why does the CDC want you to hum Happy Birthday – twice?
Why can’t you own a single Guinea Pig in Switzerland?
What’s the difference between obliged and obligated?
When to use palate, palette, and pallet?
What is a ‘fatberg’?
How ‘deep’ is 20,000 leagues?
What is “eye of newt”?
How did Def Leppard get their name?
Was Rolling Stone magazine named after The Rolling Stones?
How did people open cans before can openers were invented?
Which way do helicopter blades rotate?
Which came first, M&Ms or Smarties?
Why don’t printers use the primary colours, red, blue, and yellow?
Which came first – the electric car or the gasoline car?
From where did Engelbert Humperdinck get his name?
What is a semordnilap?
What is the name of Frankenstein’s monster?
Why do dump trucks say “do not push” on the back?
Which came first – the Washington Nationals logo or Walgreens logo?
Which orange was named first, the fruit or the colour?
Which was named first, Pluto the dog or Pluto the planet?
What’s the difference between jail, prison, and penitentiary?
Is Sodium Pentothal real and is it actually a truth serum?
Where is Old Zealand?
Why do we say “close but no cigar”?
How much is a butt-load?
What is the horsepower of one horse?
What’s the difference between a cemetery and a graveyard?
Why do we go to hell “in a handbasket”?
Does the medical symbol have one snake or two?
What was the last letter added to the alphabet?
Which came first – American or Canadian Thanksgiving?
What Canadian political party famously vowed to repeal the law of gravity?
Which came first – Burger King or Dairy Queen?
When was the longest year in history?
Why don’t woodchucks chuck wood?
Who’s older, Gary Oldman or Gary Numan?
How did Lynyrd Skynyrd get their name?
What is an “REO Speedwagon”?
What material was Mr. Potato Head originally made from?
What is a “Foo Fighter”?
Why do we say “Bob’s your uncle?”
How deep would the dimples be if the earth was a golf ball?
What do they call turkey in Turkey?
Which came first – chess or checkers?
Why did Gene Roddenberry write lyrics to the Star Trek theme then not use them?
Why do we say “big brown dog” instead of “brown big dog”?
What’s the difference between a ship and a boat?
If you buy 1 million Lotto Max tickets, what are your odds of winning?
If you skydive in the rain, which side of you gets wet?
Kramer’s name on Seinfeld wasn’t originally Kramer. What was it?
What percentage of the human body is made up of other organisms?
Do sharks die if they stop moving?
Which “duck” came first: The action or the aquatic bird?
Why do bullfighters use red capes?
Is there such a thing as a single shenanigan?
How long is an eon?
What connects Stanley Kubrick, JRR Tolkien, and The Beatles?
What is brimstone?
What is the origin of the word defenestration?
What’s the difference between quarantine and isolation?
When and where was the fastest recorded temperature change?
Which came first – field hockey or ice hockey?
Which is correct, down the pike or down the pipe?
How does an exception prove a rule?
What was the longest war in history?
Is it “chomping at the bit” or “champing at the bit”?
Why is the fall season also called autumn?
What average speed is required in order to go Around the World in 80 Days?
What is a camelopard?
What is the tallest mountain on earth?
When was the first known use of OMG?
Why are poppies the symbol of Remembrance Day!
Why does Tim Hortons restaurant have no apostrophe?
Why isn’t it the Toronto Maple Leaves?
What’s the air pressure inside a commercial aircraft?
How far was Willie Mays from home plate when he made “The Catch”?
What’s the difference between a frog and a toad?
Did Coca-Cola originally contain cocaine?
What does a blobfish look like?
What is a quokka?
What is Chevy Chase’s real name?
Which came first, flammable or inflammable?
Which came first – the Chicken McNugget or the Egg McMuffin?
Why isn’t ATM an acronym?
Was Colonel Sanders a real colonel?
Do ostriches really bury their heads in the sand?
What’s the difference between an outlaw, a bandit, and a crook?
Why do we get wisdom teeth?
What US states are Gotham and Metropolis in?
Is a tarantula hawk an arachnid or a bird?
What is Wi-Fi short for?
What state of matter is Jell-O in?
Where does the word quarantine come from?
Why is a big purple vegetable called an eggplant?
Which “second” came first, the unit of time or the place following first?
Which came first, the word “crap” or Thomas Crapper’s toilet innovations?
What is an LA “Dodger”?
What’s special about Agloe, NY?
Are there any areas of unclaimed land left on earth?
What’s the difference between cream, lotion, and ointment?
What is zero to the power of zero?
When does “literally” really mean “figuratively”?
Was Sputnik the first man-made object in space?
Why are Wham-o flying discs called Frisbees?
What is a poop deck?
Is it “The” Ukraine or just Ukraine?
What was the name of The Beatles’ white album?
Why drop a ball at midnight on New Year’s Eve?
Who was Rube Goldberg?
Is a scientific theory less certain than a scientific law?
What colour is neon light?
Why is October the 10th month of the year not the 8th?
Which came first – the match or the lighter?
Why is there no E grade?
What is a fatal dose of bananas?
What’s the difference between an idiot, an imbecile, and a moron?
Why is Kansas City located in Missouri?
Do partridges live in pear trees?
What do they call Danish pastries in Denmark?
On which continent would you find Hawaii?
What two parts make up the word helicopter?
Who’s idea was it to put pineapple on pizza?
On which film is Airplane! based?
Which planet was originally known as “George”?
Why does February have 28 days?
How big is a cubit?
Why did a Peppa Pig episode get banned in Australia?
What does “Auld Lang Syne” mean?
What is the highest-scoring Scrabble word?
What are the Seven Seas?
What is a nibling?
Is Die Hard a Christmas Movie?
Is “combobulated” a word?
How long is a “moment”?
How far can porcupines shoot their quills?
What does the acronym Taser stand for?
What’s the difference between poison and venom?
Who was Jethro Tull?
What is Michael J. Fox’s middle name?
What’s the difference between a meteor and an asteroid?
What was the best thing before sliced bread?
Why do some refer to Toronto as the 6ix?
What’s up with tennis’s scoring system?
What is a wisdom biscuit?
Is there “zero-gravity” in space?
Do you have an idea for a Wisdom Biscuit?
What is the volume of a “ten gallon” hat?
How do viruses jump from animals to humans?