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Morning Mindbender,August 15-The average American uses about 54 feet of this every year. What is it? Answer: Dental Floss Congratulations to Trevor Nau of St. James-winner!
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Morning Mindbender, July 29- Americans toss away 92 percent of these, unused. What are they? Answer: Frequent flyer miles
Morning Minbender, July 25- According to a survey, this is the last thing a guy wants to do on a first day. What is it? Answer: Dance Congratulations to Marie Guggisberg-New Ulm-winner!
Morning Mindbender, July 22- Herbert Hoover was the only president who never did this. What is it? Answer: Took a salary(Hoover donated every cent he made in elected office to charity.)
Morning Mindbender, July 8- 2000 people per year are rushed to the emergency room for injuries caused by these. What are they? Answer: Houseplants(allergic reactions, falling off the hook, etc)
Morning Mindbender, July 3- The U.S. is one of only three countries in the world where this is not written into law. What is it? Answer: Paid maternity leave for workers
Morning Mindbender, July 1- We as a nation spend nearly 1 3/4 billion dollars on this annually. What is it? Answer: America spends 1.7 billion dollars on tattoos each year.
Morning Mindbender, June 24- If you are really stressed out, researchers at UCLA say that you should think of this to feel better. What is it? Answer: Laying on a beach by the ocean listening …
Four members of Twin Valley Council Boy Scout Troop 25. Brian Longtin, age 13; Glenn Howell, age 16; Jeremy Holm, age 16; and Bennett Carlson, age 12, received this months Hometown Hero Award. The youths …