Adam’s Fun Facts: Michael Phelps, The Arch Deluxe, House Music & More

How did house music get it’s name?  Who was Michael Phelps second to in swimming when they were 10?  Where can you still get a McDonalds Arch Deluxe?  It’s Adam’s Fun Facts:

1. House music got its name because it started at a club in Chicago called The Warehouse in 1977. (Wikipedia)

2. In America, the Sony Walkman was originally called the Sound-About. (Time)

3. Michael Phelps was rated the second best swimmer in the country in his age group when he was 10.  The kid who was number one was: Kris Humphries, who went on to become an NBA player and was married to Kim Kardashian for a hot minute.  (Inquisitr)

4. No one from Montana, Nevada, or South Dakota has ever held a position in any president’s cabinet. (Washington Post)

5. McDonald’s Arch Deluxe sandwich was a flop in the United States and was discontinued 20 years ago but it’s still available in France and Russia. (Wikipedia)

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