1501. Fact
Driest inhabited place on earth: Aswan, Egypt, which receives .02 inches of rain per year.

1502. Fact
Ducks will only lay eggs early in the morning.

1503. Fact
Duddley DoRight's Horses name was "Horse."

1504. Body Facts
Two thousand glands in your ear make ear wax to protect you from getting dirt, dust and germs deep in your ear. The wax slowly hardens and comes to the edge of your ear to fall out. If it doesn't fall out, it can harden into a plug of wax up to 2.5 centimetres (about 1 inch) long.

1505. Fact
Dueling is legal in Paraguay, as long as both parties are registered blood donors.

1506. Body Facts
A man with the stage name ‘Lizardman' has slit his tongue in two, from the tip to the middle, so that it is forked. He also has green scales tattooed over his skin.

1507. Fact
Duelling is legal in Paraguay as long as both parties are registered blood donors.

1508. Fact
Dumbest dog: Afghan Hound

1509. Body Facts
King Louis IV of France had a stomach twice the size of a normal human stomach.

1510. Fact
During a typical human life span, the human heart will beat approximately 2.5 billion times.

1511. Fact
During his lifetime, artist Vincent Van Gogh only sold one of his paintings.

1512. Fact
During his lifetime, Herman Melville's Moby Dick sold only 50 copies.

1513. Body Facts
The weight of ashes from the average cremated human body is 4 kilograms (9 pounds).

1514. Fact
During the filming of 'Apocalypse Now', director Francis Ford Coppola threatened suicide several times and lost 100 pounds.

1515. Fact
During WWII, because a lot of players were called to duty, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles combined to become The Steagles.

1516. Fact
Each day, more than $40 Trillion Dollars changes hands worldwide.

1517. Fact
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history. Spades - King David, Clubs - Alexander the Great, Hearts - Charlemagne, and Diamonds - Julius Caesar.

1518. Fact
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history. Spades - King David; Clubs - Alexander the Great; Hearts - Charlemagne; and Diamonds - Julius Caesar.

1519. Fact
Each month, there is at least one report of UFOs from each province of Canada

1520. Fact
Each nostril of a human being register smell in a different way. Smells that are made from the right nostril are more pleasant than the left.

1521. Fact
Each year 96 billion pounds of food is wasted in the U.S.

1522. Fact
Each year, 30,000 people are seriously injured by exercise equipment.

1523. Fact
Each year, approximately 250,000 American husbands are physically attacked and beaten by their wives.

1524. Fact
Each year, the average family uses about 18,000 gallons of water just to do its laundry!

1525. Fact
Edmond Halley did not discover the comet that bears his name, he merely recognized that it was the same one that had been seen before.

1526. Fact
EEG stands Electroencephalogram

1527. Fact
Einstein couldn't speak fluently until after his ninth birthday. His parents thought he was mentally retarded.

1528. Fact
Elephant trunks can hold 4 gallons of water.

1529. Body Facts
William McIloy had 400 operations because he suffered from Munchausen's Syndrome, which is a mental disorder that makes people want to receive medical treatment. He had to give a false name and move around a lot to get away with it.

1530. Fact
Elephants can't jump.

1531. Fact
Elton John's real name is Reginald Dwight. Elton comes from Elton Dean, a Bluesology sax player. John comes from Long John Baldry, founder of Blues Inc. They were the first electric white blues band ever seen in England--1961

1532. Fact
Elvis Presley got a 'C' in his eighth grade music class.

1533. Fact
Elvis was once appointed Special Agent of the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs.

1534. Fact
Emus can't walk backwards

1535. Fact
entomophobia is the fear of insects

1536. Fact
Eosophobia is the fear of dawn

1537. Fact
ercentage of North America that is wilderness: 38%

1538. Body Facts
People either have pale and dry or dark and sticky ear wax. It's an inherited trait, with dry earwax more common in Asia, or people of Asian decent.

1539. Fact
Estimated cost for having your whole body tattooed: $30,000 - $50,000.

1540. Fact
Estimated cost for having your whole body tattooed: $30,000 - $50,000.

1541. Fact
Ethernet is a registered trademark of Xerox, Unix is a registered trademark of AT&T.

1542. Fact
Europe is the only continent without a desert.

1543. Fact
Evaluation and Parameterisation of Stability and Safety Performance Characteristics of Two and Three Wheeled Vehicular Toys for Riding. Title of a $230,000 research project proposed by the Department of Health, Education and Welfare, to study the variou

1544. Fact
Even a long human life only adds up to about 650,000 hours.

1545. Fact
Even Antarctica has an area code. It's 672.

1546. Fact
Even Antarctica has an area code. It’s 672.

1547. Fact
Even if you cut off a cockroach's head, it can live for several weeks.

1548. Fact
Every Alaskan citizen over the age of 6 months receives an oil dividend check of about $1000 per year!

1549. Fact
Every citizen of Kentucky is required by law to take a bath at least once a year.

1550. Fact
Every day more money is printed for Monopoly than the US Treasury.



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