10554. Fact
Studies have proven that it's harder to tell a convincing lie to someone you find attractive.

10555. Fact
Chewing gum while peeling onions will reduce your tears

10556. Fact
The Chinese ideogram for 'trouble'depicts two women living under one roof.

10557. Fact
The doorbell was invented in 1831.

10558. Fact
Ray Kroc bought McDonalds for $2.7 million in 1961 from the McDonald brothers

10559. Fact
Pigeons can be killed by feeding them uncooked rice, either because their stomach can't handle the carbohydrates or it swells in their throats and chokes them.

10560. Fact
Second and third Presidents, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, both died on July 4, 1826.

10561. Fact
The 1960 Summer Olympics were the first Olympics to be aired on television by CBS

10562. Fact
Honeybees use the sun as a compass which helps them navigate

10563. Fact
Instead of a Birthday Cake, many Russian children are given a Birthday Pie

10564. Fact
Each year all of the Hostess bakeries combined bake 500 million Twinkies a year. (A twinkie is a sponge cake with a creamy filling.)

10565. Fact
In the United States, six tubs of Cool Whip, a brand of whipping cream, are sold every second

10566. Fact
The seven wonders of the ancient world were the Egyptian Pyramids at Giza, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Statue of Zeus at Olympia, Colossus of Rhodes or huge bronze statue near the Harbor of Rhodes that honored the sun god Helios, Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, Lighthouse at Alexandria

10567. Fact
In Columbus, Georgia it is illegal to sit on one's porch in an indecent position.

10568. Fact
The first TV commercial showed a Bulova watch ticking onscreen for exactly 60 seconds.

10569. Fact
The Great Pyramid at Giza in Egypt holds a constant temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit

10570. Fact
The high jump method of jumping head first and landing on the back is called the Fosbury Flop.

10571. Fact
Colgate faced a big obstacle marketing toothpaste in Spanish speaking countries. Colgate translates into the command go hang yourself.

10572. Fact
King George I could not speak English.

10573. Fact
No one has ever been able to domesticate the African elephant. Only the Indian elephant can be trained by man.

10574. Fact
Most of the vitamin C in fruits is in the skin.

10575. Fact
It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky

10576. Fact
Business.com is currently the most expensive domain name sold for $7.5 million

10577. Fact
Humans are born with 300 bones in their body, however when a person reaches adulthood they only have 206 bones. This occurs because many of them join together to make a single bone

10578. Fact
At the White House, president John Adams was said to be the first to display fireworks there

10579. Fact
Ancient Egyptians used the spice Thyme to help preserve mummies

10580. Fact
Blueberries have more antioxidents than any other fruit or vegetables

10581. Fact
The Volkswagen was originally called the Strength Through Joy Wagon.

10582. Fact
Fingerprints of koalas are similar (in pattern, shape and size) to the fingerprints of humans

10583. Fact
The lifespan of a rhinoceros is generally 50 years

10584. Fact
More than 70% of men at age 70 are still potent.

10585. Fact
The difference between AM and FM radio is that FM is line-of-sight, while AM bounces off the atmosphere (more accurately, the ionosphere). AM stations have to reduce the power of their transmissions at night because the ionosphere lifts with the colder temperatures and lees solar interference.

10586. Fact
A Chinese Scientist discovered that the Earth is round during the Han Dynasty by measuring the sun and moon's path in the sky. He recorded this fact down in the imperial records but went unnoticed until it was unearthed recently but Chinese archaeologists.

10587. Fact
The national sport of Nauru, a small Pacific island, is lassoing flying birds.

10588. Fact
The first country to abolish capital punishment was Austria in 1787.

10589. Fact
Dry fish food can make goldfish constipated.

10590. Fact
Pinocchio is Italian for 'Pine Eye'.

10591. Fact
The melting point of cocoa butter is just below the human body temperature, which is why it literally melts in your mouth.

10592. Fact
There are over 100 styles of BluBlocker sunglasses available on the market

10593. Fact
Seoul, the South Korean capital, just means "the capital" in the Korean language.

10594. Fact
Frank Wathernam was the last prisoner to leave Alcatraz prison on March 21, 1963

10595. Fact
The average cough comes out of your mouth at 60MPH.

10596. Fact
Some in Japan bath in coffee grounds that were fermented with pineapple pulp to improve their skin and reduce wrinkles

10597. Fact
The word lethologica describes the state of not being able to remember the word you want

10598. Fact
Studies have shown that classical music helps cows produce more milk

10599. Fact
The weight of air in a milk glass is about the same as the weight of one aspirin.

10600. Fact
There are no ants in Iceland, Antarctica and Greenland

10601. Fact
Jellyfish have been on Earth for over 650 million years. This is before sharks and dinosaurs

10602. Fact
When a person dies, hearing is usually the last sense to go.

10603. Fact
Tourists visiting Iceland should know that tipping at a restaurant is considered an insult.



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