Who invented Silly String?

Answer Robert P. Cox is usually attributed with inventing Silly String, but this is incorrect. It was Julius Samann who invented Silly String, but the concoction was not patented until 1972, when Cox and ... Read More »

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How to Get Silly String Out of My Hair?

Almost everyone has had the unpleasant experience of getting goo in her hair or having a child get goo in his hair. Whether it's gum, putty or even dried Silly String, there is a solution for remov... Read More »

Who makes silly string?

Just for Kicks owns the Silly String Trademark. Silly String is made in a factory in Iowa. The Car--Freshener Corporation owns Just for Kicks and is based in Watertown, New York.References:NY Times... Read More »

How do I clean up Silly String?

FabricsRemove Silly String from clothing while it is still wet. If the string rubs in to clothing then moisten the area with a wet, soapy cloth. Dab the area until the string residue is gone.Plasti... Read More »

How much Silly String is in one can?

There is more than 400 feet of Silly String in one can, according to the label. An enterprising couple tested that statement in May of 1999. When sprayed out, the Silly String from one can measured... Read More »