4780. Fact
German Shepherds bite humans more than any other breed of dog.

4781. Fact
The largest single flower is the Rafflesia or corpse flower. They are generally 3 feet in diameter with the record being 42 inches.

4782. Fact
The Planters Peanut Company mascot, Mr. Peanut, was created during a contest for schoolchildren in 1916

4783. Animal Facts
If a lizard loses its tail, it can grow a new one.

4784. Fact
Approximately 20% of Americans have a passport.

4785. Fact
The national sport of Japan is sumo wrestling

4786. Fact
New York City's nickname the Big Apple is named after an early swing-dance that originated in a South Carolina club (which used to be a church) called The Big Apple.

4787. Fact
Before 1859, baseball umpires were seated in padded chairs behind home plate.

4788. Fact
An owl cannot move it's eyeballs in its eye sockets.

4789. Fact
During World War II, the British Intelligence used the Colossus Machines (precursor to computers) at Bletchley Park to help decode the enigma code of the Nazis.

4790. Fact
George Washington's teeth were actually: carved from animal tusks, some of them were also somebody else's teeth, and some of them were from animals like deer and cales.

4791. Fact
Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.

4792. Fact
An iguana can stay under water for 28 minutes.

4793. Fact
The state of California has more 7-Eleven stores than any other state. There are approximately 1,200 stores

4794. Fact
Quality standards for pasta were set in the 13th century by the Pope

4795. Fact
An ear of corn consists of 80% water

4796. Fact
A baby kangaroo is called a joey

4797. Fact
The word vaccine comes from the Latin word vacca, which means cow. This name was chosen beacause the first vaccination was derived from cowpox which was given to a boy

4798. Fact
Squids move through the ocean using a jet of water forced out of the body by a siphon

4799. Fact
No NFL team which plays its home games in a domed stadium has ever won a Superbowl

4800. Fact
Los Angeles is the most polluted city in the USA

4801. Fact
A body decomposes four times as fast in water than on land.

4802. Fact
The red sea is not red.

4803. Fact
About 30 million men in the United States suffer from erectile dysfunction.

4804. Fact
Estuarine crocodiles are the biggest of all 26 species of the crocodilian family

4805. Fact
Buckingham Palace has 602 rooms.

4806. Fact
The saying, "It's all fun and games until someone loses an eye" is from Ancient Rome. The only rule during wrestling matches was, no eye gouging, eveything else was allowed.

4807. Fact
Sigmund Freud had a morbid fear of ferns

4808. Animal Facts
Baby cockroaches feed on their parents' faeces to get the bacteria they need to help them digest plants and vegetables.

4809. Fact
In the world, the United States and France have the most pet dogs. Approximately one out of every three families has a pet dog. Switzerland and Germany are the lowest only having one dog per every ten families

4810. Fact
Sea water, loaded with mineral salts, weighs about a pound and a half more per cubit foot than fresh water at the same temperature.

4811. Fact
Especially in women, the skin of the arms is highly sensitive to manual or lingual stimulation.

4812. Fact
On May 9, 1999 approximately 600,000 gallons of whiskey flowed into the Kentucky River during a fire at Wild Turkey Distillery in Lawrenceburg

4813. Fact
A 17 year old girl from Miami, Florida started to sneeze on January 4, 1966 and it continued untill June 8 1966.

4814. Animal Facts
A full-grown python can swallow a pig whole.

4815. Fact
The longest movie ever screened was a 1970 British film that lasted 48 hours, 0 minutes. Believe it or not, its name is "The Longest and Most Meaningless Movie in the World".

4816. Fact
27% of Americans believe we never landed on the moon.

4817. Fact
Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, and Jimi Hendrix all died at the young age of 27.

4818. Fact
Elephants can't jump. Every other mammal can.

4819. Fact
Ticks can be as small as a grain of rice and grow to be as big as a marble

4820. Fact
'Jedi' is an official religion in Australia with over 70,000 followers

4821. Fact
The Vatican's Swiss Guard still wears a uniform designed by Michelangelo in the early 16th century.

4822. Fact
Worker ants may live seven years and the queen may live as long as 15 years.

4823. Fact
A group of tigers is called a streak

4824. Fact
A perfect number is a number whose divisors add up to itself such as 28: 1+2+4+7+14=28

4825. Fact
In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all the world'snuclear weapons combined.

4826. Fact
It is impossible to get water out of a rimless tire.

4827. Fact
Bananas are America's #1 fruit.

4828. Fact
80% of all pictures on the internet are of naked women

4829. Fact
Dolphins hear by having sound waves transmit through their skull to their inner ear region



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