Happy Tuesday! Time for random facts!
-- The British Academy of Sound Therapy observed 7,500 people to see how long it takes music to have a, quote, "therapeutic effect." They found if you're feeling sad or stressed, it only takes 13 minutes to pull you out of it. And if you're already in an okay mood, it takes just NINE minutes to make you happier.
The best type of music to help you relax is something with a slow tempo, a simple melody, and NO lyrics. The best type to make you happy is something with a driving rhythm, fast tempo, and HAPPY lyrics.
-- We’re faster than hippos right? Wrong! The average human being sprints at 15 miles-per-hour . . . and that makes us slower than the average hippopotamus, which runs at 19 miles-per-hour.
-- Americans pronounce Adidas wrong . . . it's supposed to be AH-dee-das, not ah-DEE-das. And you all just read that out loud at least once....and realized you’ve been saying it wrong.