What is better on a hot summer day than some ice cream? That's probably why Ronald Reagan declared July as National Ice Cream Month in 1984. Everyone has a favorite, mine being mint chocolate chip, and there are many interesting facts about the treat. For example more women than men admit to eating ice cream in bed. Also, men are more likely to eat ice cream straight from the container; both men and women enjoy sharing a single container with a loved one... even a pet. Some strange things have been discovered too, like 3% of Americans admitting to eating ice cream in the bathtub. As you devour your favorite, here are even more tidbits about ice cream.