Odds and Ends
17% of all Finns are lactose intolerant, but the country sti
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This fact is genuinely fun. I grew up in a family that had milk as a standard drink with every meal, regardless of age (unless it was a holiday meal, in which case wine). I didn't notice until I was a teenager eating at friends' houses that this was totally abnormal for my region. I began to wonder where it came from. Well, I can keep guessing-- my family is French and German, so who knows! But it's really cool that there's a country in the world where that's perfectly normal.