The most popular name for a pet in the United States is Max
Cows do not have any upper front teeth. Instead they have a thick pad on the top jaw
Bird droppings are the chief export of Nauru, an island nation in the Western Pacific
A scientist who weighed people immediately before and after death concluded that the human soul weighs 21 gms.
In the next seven days, 800 Americans will be injured by their jewelry.
No one knows who designed the first American Flag.
Elvis Presley made his first appearance on national television in 1956. He sang "Blue Suede Shoes" and "Heartbreak Hotel" on "The Dorsey Brothers Show".
In Alderson, West Virginia, it is illegal to walk a lion, tiger or leopard in the city limits, even it is on a leash.
The Baltimore Orioles opened the 1988 baseball season by losing the first 21 games and 107 altogether for the entire season
In 1929, the Coca-Cola slogan was The Pause That Refreshes.
Squirrels eat through 40,000 pine cones a year.
If you are having problems remembering the planets in their correct order, just remember this sentance My very educated mother justed served us nine pickles, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupitor, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto.
Women who are romance novel readers are reported to make love 74% more often with their partners than women who do not read romance novels.
Originally, Nintendo was a playing card manufacturer.
If you lock your knee while standing long enough, you will pass out.
The Food and Drug Administration says the most common injury from cosmetics comes from scratching the eye with a mascara wand
Greece and Australia are the only countries to participate in all of the modern Olympics.
If all the insects in the world were put on a scale, they would out weigh all creatures
Gutzon Borglum, the sculptor of the four Presidents on Mount Rushmore, died a few months before the project was completed. It took him 14 years.
Armadillos breed in July, but get pregnant in November after delaying implantation. This allows the young to be born during the spring when there is an abundance of food
Only two in one thousand diamonds are considered truly colorless.
The only member of the British House of Commons who is not allowed to speak is the man called the Speaker of the House.
Virginia law forbids bathtubs in the house; tubs must be kept in the yard.
Penguins feathers are covered in fat, which helps keep them warm.
The word maverick came into use after Samuel Maverick, a Texan refused to brand his cattle. Eventually any unbranded calf became known as a Maverick.
The average per capita consumption of soap, in all of its uses, in the United States is about forty pounds per year.
Every person has a unique eye and tongue print.
A glockenspiel is a musical instrument that is like a xylophone. It has a series of metal bars and is played with two hammers
A hamlet is a village without a church and a town is not a city until it has a cathedral.
Victor Mills, an inventor with Proctor & Gamble, invented the disposable diaper in 1961 because he didn't want to deal with his daughter's soiled diapers. You know them as Pampers.
Your skeleton keeps growing until you are about 35, then you start to shrink.
The US has more personal computers than the next 7 countries combined.
The tonsillectomy is the most common surgical procedure.
Olympus Mons is the largest volcano in our solar system.
The Chinese politician Mao Zedong refused to ever brush his teeth and instead just washed his mouth with tea
Tomatina is the legendary Spanish tomato-throwing festival held in Bunol, Spain
Australia's Great Barrier Reef is 1,250 miles long.
There are only four words in the English language that end in -dous: tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
Armadillos along with humans are the other creatures that can contract leprosy.
The accent that Mike Myers used for the character Shrek came from the accent that his mother would use when she was telling him bedtime stories when he was a child
Turtles can breathe through their butts
The cruise liner Queen Elizabeth II moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
In 1945 a computer at Harvard malfunctioned and Grace Hopper, who was working on the computer, investigated, found a moth in one of the circuits and removed it. Ever since, when something goes wrong with a computer, it is said to have a bug in it.
A duckšs quack doesnšt echo, and no one knows why
Your body is creating and killing 15 million red blood cells per second.
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