The Number of the Day: 16,000,000,000

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Americans consume roughly 16 billion quarts of popcorn each year.

Related Fact: The "Thomas" of gourmet popcorn chain Dale & Thomas is Hall of Fame basketball player/Hall of Shame basketball executive Isiah Thomas.

[Source: Real Simple (October 2010). See previous Numbers of the Day here. ]

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