Fun Fact of the Day!

Donna J. Kemp

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Tuesday, March 22nd

Tuesday! Anyone else love Tuesdays? It’s something about them that is just so fun. Here’s your fun fact, lovelies:

The symbol on the ‘pound’ key (#) is called an octothorpe.

That’s so strange, octo as in “eight” and thorpe as in “field.” The name doesn’t make much sense. There are four lines, not eight, and I guess it kind of looks like a field? I don’t know.