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Friday, March 27, 2009

50+ Random Fun Facts

There are some things you may have never known. Here are some of those:

1. The word 'typewriter' is the longest word that can ever be made using the letters of the first row of the keyboard.

2. A person ingests 1/12 liter of urine everytime he or she swims at a municipal pool.

3. The real name of the painting 'Mona Lisa' was 'La Gioconda'. The name was taken from the woman whom Leonardo da Vinci had taken the picture.

4. In an average day, a person can indirectly hold 15 penises by touching doorknobs.

5. Chinese checkers was not a chinese invention but a western game that was based on a game named Halma.

6. America did not really have buffalos but instead had bisons.

7. 'Sex has more pages made than God.

8. In Cleveland, Ohio it is illegal to hunt mice without having a license.

9. Munching apples is more effective in making people awake that coffee.

10. Maine is a toothpick capital of the world.

11. Reindeers like to eat bananas alot.

12. A violin contains about 70 separate woods.

13. Dolphins sleep with one eye opne.

14. The oldest chewing gum is 9000 years old.

15. A mosquito has 47 teeth.

16. A crocodile's tongue is ttached to the roof of the mouth.

17. Starfishes do not have brains.

18. You will be able to inhale one liter of anal gases daily.

19. Hawaii is moving to Japan 4 inches every year.

20. The human eye blinks about 4,200,000 times per year.

21. Americans eat 18 billions of hotdogs anually.

22. Cockroaches can live for 9 days after their head are cut off.

23. Horror movies are the only ones that were able to surpass pornography.

24. There is no word in the English dictionary that rhymes with the word 'Month'.

25. A goldfish has only a memory span of 3 seconds.

26. Most lipsticks are made of fish scales.

27. Ernest Vincent Wright wrote a novel with 50,000 words but none of the words contain letter E.

28. There are 6 billion dust mites in an average bed.

29. Pepsi originally contains pepsin which is an enzyme that hydrolyze protein.

30. Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear pants.

31. Tweety bird's original color was pink but was later changed to yellow because conservative people think that he is naked.

32. It is totally impossible to lick your elbow with the tongue.

33. Intelligent people have more zinc and copper on the hair.

34. The human body enough carbon to make 900 pencils.

35. There are 192 million Valentines day Card being exchanged every year.

36. Coca-cola was the first one to use Santa Claus as a promotion in Winter.

37. Guinness Book of World Records hold the record of being the most stolen book in public libraries.

38. Only 7% of the entire people are left-handed people.

39. Sharks are the only ones capable of blinking both eyes.

40. Ostrich's eyes are bigger than its brain.

41. The only sound that does not echo is the ducks quack.

42. It is possible for you to lead a cow going upstairs but never going down.

43. A snail can sleep for 3 years.

44. The electric chair is invented by a dentist.

45. The colors seen outside of a barber shop symbolizes barbers participation in surgical practices before.

46. All polar bears are lefthanded.

47. Crocodiles eat stones to help them dive deeper.

48. Dogs or any other animals can never be trained to speak a whole sentence perfectly because of the limitation of their voice box.

49. The most poisonous substance a person can ingest is dihydrogen oxide is 'water'.

50. Giraffes do not have vocal chords.

51. The fastest bicyclist was timed at 154 mph.

52. Shrimps can only swim backwards.

53. Intelligent people can read a paragraph perfectly although most of the words are mispelled.

54. Coca-cola is green without coloring.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

It is possible to lick your elbow. It is dependant upon the length of your tongue.