The Island Has Its Own Food “Pyramid”
When confronted with adopting the official USDA food pyramid in 1978, the KIDA created its own. This “Food Trapezoid” is 100% meat and dairy product, which sounds medically unsound until you remember bread dominates ours only because of relentless lobbyists. And because bread is awesome.
They Invented Flannel
Feeling that existing cotton and wool fabrics felt “too soft” and that “a hardworking gentleman should set limits on his level of comfort”, a bond trader in the island’s capital of Wattlesville, John R. Flannel, invented the material that, decades later, would be appropriated by some of society’s most slothful.