Inspirational, Kids, TV

Wow, I Never Knew That! Swiss Army Knife, Cup of Joe, Hamburger

As the Emmy award-winning Executive Producer of David Harris Katz Entertainment Inc., David brings a wealth of experience, passion and enthusiasm to every project he takes on.  Over the past 25 years, David has worked for NBC, CBS, ABC, King World, Tribune, Telepictures and Cablevision.... Read More

Episode #12

If you ever go camping there is one thing you do not want to leave home without, the SWISS ARMY KNIFE!  We’ll explain how it evolved into the most famous knife in the world and how the company’s name got “CUT” together!  And where did the term CUP OF JOE come from as well as the word JAVA?   And we all love a juicy HAMBURGER, so where did these chopped meat patties come from? 

Wow, I Never Knew That! is a whimsical, half-hour television series that is jam-packed with exciting tidbits and fascinating facts that uncover the truths and origins behind the stuff you’re already familiar with. From the items you use every day to the phrases you use in conversation to the habits you’re so accustomed to, you’ll be fascinated to learn how they’ve all really come about! 

Hosted by: Jeff “JJ” Johnson

Written by: David Harris Katz, George Clements

Executive Producer: David Harris Katz