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A sneeze travels out your mouth at over 100 m.p.h.
In 1984, a Canadian farmer began renting ad space on his cows.
Money isn't made out of paper, it's made out of cotton.
Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance.
It was once against the law to slam your car door in a city in Switzerland.
Pollsters say that 40 percent of dog and cat owners carry pictures of the pets in their wallets.
A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
Eskimo ice cream is neither icy, or creamy.
Facetious and abstemious contain all the vowels in the correct order, as does arsenious, meaning 'containing arsenic.'
You can only smell 1/20th as well as a dog.
Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different.
Armadillos are the only animals besides humans that can get leprosy.
Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying.
A 10-gallon hat barely holds 6 pints.
A hummingbird weighs less than a penny.
There are over 52.6 million dogs in the U.S.
Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.
More Monopoly money is printed in a year, than real money printed throughout the world.
The only nation whose name begins with an 'A' but doesn't end in an 'A' is Afghanistan.
In 1980, there was only one country in the world with no telephones - Bhutan.
When snakes are born with two heads, they fight each other for food.
Every time Beethoven sat down to write music, he poured ice water over his head.
If you toss a penny 10,000 times, it will not be heads 5,000 times, but more like 4,950. The heads picture weighs more, so it ends up on the bottom.
There wasn't a single pony in the Pony Express, just horses.
All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
The first known contraceptive was crocodile dung, used by Egyptians in 2000 B.C.
If you have three quarters, four dimes, and four pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.
A Saudi Arabian woman can get a divorce if her husband doesn't give her coffee.
Owls are one of the only birds who can see the color blue.
Camel's milk does not curdle.
160 cars can drive side by side on the Monumental Axis in Brazil, the world's widest road.
Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.
Blueberry Jelly Bellies were created especially for Ronald Reagan.
The katydid bug hears through holes in its hind legs.
'I am.' is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
An average person laughs about 15 times a day.
Spotted skunks do handstands before they spray.
Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.
It takes a lobster approximately seven years to grow to be one pound.
To escape the grip of a crocodile's jaws, push your thumbs into its eyeballs -- it will let you go instantly.
A monkey was once tried and convicted for smoking a cigarette in South Bend, Indiana.
Reindeer like to eat bananas.
Almonds are a member of the peach family.
The state of Florida is bigger than England.
Two-thirds of the world's eggplant is grown in New Jersey.
'Dreamt' is the only English word that ends in the letters 'mt.'
Most Americans' car horns beep in the key of F.
The international telephone dialing code for Antarctica is 672.
The average American drinks about 600 sodas a year.
The longest one-syllable word in the English language is 'screeched.'
Penguins can jump as high as 6 feet in the air.
A dragonfly has a lifespan of 24 hours.
315 entries in Webster's Dictionary will be misspelled.
A skunk can spray its stinky scent more than 10 feet.
Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason.
In 1983, a Japanese artist made a copy of the Mona Lisa completely out of toast.
During your lifetime, you'll eat about 60,000 pounds of food, that's the weight of about 6 elephants.
In the White House, there are 13,092 knives, forks and spoons.
The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
Non-dairy creamer is flammable.
In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10.
About 3000 years ago, most Egyptians died by the time they were 30.
The first Ford cars had Dodge engines.
The world population of chickens is about equal to the number of people.
Dolphins sleep with one eye open.
Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin.
A shark can detect one part of blood in 100 million parts of water.
Babe Ruth wore a cabbage leaf under is cap to keep him cool. He changed it every 2 innings.
The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak
The sound of E.T. walking was made by someone squishing her hands in Jello.
Playing cards were issued to British pilots in WWII. If captured, they could be soaked in water and unfolded to reveal a map for escape.
The giant squid has the largest eyes in the world.
Baby robins eat 14 feet of earthworms every day.
Research indicates that mosquitoes are attracted to people who have recently eaten bananas.
The average American will eat about 11.9 pounds of cereal per year.
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If NASA sent birds into space they would soon die; they need gravity to swallow.
Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone.
In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.
Goethe couldn't stand the sound of barking dogs and could only write if he had an apple rotting in the drawer of his desk.
The placement of a donkey's eyes in its' heads enables it to see all four feet at all times.
Einstein couldn't speak fluently when he was nine. His parents thought he might be retarded.
A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove
A cow produces 200 times more gas a day than a person.
The Earth weighs around 6,588,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 tons.
There are only thirteen blimps in the world. Nine of them are in the United States.
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
99% of the solar systems mass is concentrated in the sun.
The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is uncopyrightable.
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
Hershey's Kisses are called that because the machine that makes them looks like it's kissing the conveyor belt.
Some toothpaste's contain antifreeze.
Only 55% of all Americans know that the sun is a star.
A jellyfish is 95 percent water.
Fortune cookies were actually invented in America, in 1918, by Charles Jung.
One in every 4 americans has appeared on television.
Since 1896, the beginning of the modern Olympics, only Greece and Australia have participated in every Games.
In England, in the 1880's, 'Pants' were considered a dirty word.
Millie the White House dog earned more than 4 times as much as President Bush in 1991.
The longest recorded flight of a chicken is thirteen seconds.
Your heart beats over 100,000 times a day.
The United States has never lost a war in which mules were used.
Bubble gum contains rubber.
Dr. Seuss pronounced 'Seuss' such that it rhymed with 'rejoice.'
According to a British law passed in 1845, attempting to commit suicide was a capital offense. Offenders could be hanged for trying
Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks otherwise it will digest itself.
The condom - made originally of linen - was invented in the early 1500s.
Mr. Rogers is an ordained minister.
In Tokyo, they sell toupees for dogs.
Sylvia Miles had the shortest performance ever nominated for an Oscar with 'Midnight Cowboy.' Her entire role lasted only six minutes.
Hydroxydesoxycorticosterone and hydroxydeoxycorticosterones are the largest anagrams.
101 Dalmatians and Peter Pan (Wendy) are the only two Disney cartoon features with both parents that are present and don't die throughout the movie.
On an American one-dollar bill, there is an owl in the upper left-hand corner of the '1' encased in the 'shield' and a spider hidden in the front upper right-hand corner.
Texas is also the only state that is allowed to fly its state flag at the same height as the U.S. flag.
The first toilet ever seen on television was on 'Leave It To Beaver.'
Dueling is legal in Paraguay as long as both parties are registered blood donors.
It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open. (Don't try this at home!)
Babies are born without knee caps. They don't appear until the child reaches 2-6 years of age.
A jumbo jet uses 4,000 gallons of fuel to take off.
Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously
In the great fire of London in 1666 half of London was burnt down but only 6 people were injured.
Fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails.
One quarter of the bones in your body, are in your feet.
Every time you lick a stamp, you're consuming 1/10 of a calorie.
A giraffe can go without water longer than a camel can.
In every episode of 'Seinfeld' there is a Superman somewhere.
1,525,000,000 miles of telephone wire is strung across the U.S.
A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off.
There are only four words in the English language which end in '-dous': tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
Women's hearts beat faster than men's.
There are more plastic flamingos in America than real ones.
It's against the law to catch fish with your bare hands in Kansas.
A pregnant goldfish is called a twit.
Almost a quarter of the land area of Los Angeles is taken up by automobiles.
A walla-walla scene is one where extras pretend to be talking in the background -- when they say 'walla-walla' it looks like they are actually talking.
A mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night.
Thomas Edison, lightbulb inventor, was afraid of the dark.
Mosquitoes have teeth.
Bird droppings are the chief export of Nauru, an island nation in the Western Pacific.
Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older.
A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
A hard working adult sweats up to 4 gallons per day. Most of the sweat evaporates before a person realizes it's there.
Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand.
Windmills always turn counter-clockwise. Except for the windmills in Ireland.
A male emperor moth can smell a female emperor moth up to 7 miles away.
Slugs have 4 noses.
The average bank teller loses about $250 every year.
A man named Charles Osborne had the hiccups for 6 years. Wow.
There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.
Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete.
Q is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear in the name of any state name
The penguin is the only bird who can swim, but not fly.
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
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Dogs and cats consume almost $7 billion worth of pet food a year.
The most common name in the world is Mohammed.
85,000,000 tons of paper are used each year in the U.S.
The average person is about a quarter of an inch taller at night.
Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours.
In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals.
Some ribbon worms will eat themselves if they can't find any food.
There are only thirteen blimps in the world. Nine of them are in the United States.
A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside.
In 75% of American households, women manage the money and pay the bills.
123,000,000 cars are being driven down the U.S's highways
The highest point in Pennsylvania is lower than the lowest point in Colorado.
Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.
Most cows give more milk when they listen to music.
Every person has a unique tongue print.
Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.
America once issued a 5-cent bill.
The average person has over 1,460 dreams a year.
Isaac Asimov is the only author to have a book in every Dewey-decimal category.
You blink over 20,000,000 times a year.
An iguana can stay under water for 28 minutes.
The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing.
In Kentucky, 50 percent of the people who get married for the first time are teenagers.
There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.
A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.
The only two days of the year in which there are no professional sports games (MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL) are the day before and the day after the Major League All-Star Game.
A company in Taiwan makes dinnerware out of wheat, so you can eat your plate.
It's against the law to burp, or sneeze in a certain church in Omaha, Nebraska.
You'll eat about 35,000 cookies in a lifetime
Honeybees have hair on their eyes.
A hedgehog's heart beats 300 times a minute on average.
It was once against the law to have a pet dog in a city in Iceland.
Giraffes have no vocal cords.
More people are killed annually by donkeys than die in air crashes.
A toothpick is the object most often choked on by Americans!
The starfish is one of the only animals who can turn it's stomach inside-out.
12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily
You're born with 300 bones, but when you get to be an adult, you only have 206.
Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
Your right lung takes in more air than your left one does.
All porcupines float in water.
Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
Your ribs move about 5 million times a year, everytime you breathe.
In space, astronauts cannot cry, because there is no gravity, so the tears can't flow.
If your eyes are six feet above the surface of the ocean, the horizon will be about three statute miles away
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue.
Cats can produce over one hundred vocal sounds, while dogs can only produce about ten.
No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, and purple.
Hypnotism is banned by public schools in San Diego.
The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head.
One of the reasons marijuana is illegal today is because cotton growers in the 1930's lobbied against hemp farmers -- they saw it as competition. It is not as chemically addictive
Human teeth are almost as hard as rocks.
The electric chair was invented by a dentist.
Cat's urine glows under a blacklight.
You're more likely to get stung by a bee on a windy day than in any other weather.
In Los Angeles, there are fewer people than there are automobiles.
Montpelier, VT is the only U.S. state capital without a McDonalds.
More people use blue toothbrushes, than red ones.
It takes about a half a gallon of water to cook macaroni, and about a gallon to clean the pot.
A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
166,875,000,000 pieces of mail are delivered each year in the U.S
Until 1796, there was a state in the United States called Franklin. Today it is known as Tennessee.
If you bring a raccoon's head to the Henniker, New Hampshire town hall, you are entitled to receive $.10 from the town.
The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is 9000 years old.
Over 1000 birds a year die from smashing into windows
In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital suspended workers for betting on when patients would die.
The oldest known goldfish lived to 41 years of age. Its name was Fred.
'Stewardesses' is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.
Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Polar Bears trying to blend in with the ice will sometimes cover up their black nose with their paws.
Murphy's Oil Soap is the chemical most commonly used to clean elephants.
Lightning strikes about 6,000 times per minute on this planet
Armadillos have four babies at a time and they are always all the same sex.
The elephant is the only mammal that can't jump.

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