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7045. Fact
Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do. (Makes you think about ambidextrous people) This fact is based on a study that had errors in it, thus it might not be a fact.

7046. Fact
An elephant may consume 500 pounds of hay and 60 gallons of water in a single day.

7047. Fact
A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.

7048. Fact
There's a town in New Mexico called Pie Town that consists of two restaurants and a post office. It was originally a stopping place along a long stretch of road. It's famous for having good pies!

7049. Fact
Most burglaries occur during the daytime.

7050. Fact
When potatoes were first introduced to Europe, people were skeptical and only ate the leaves, which made them sick. They would then throw away the rest, including the actual spud.

7051. Fact
The U.S. founding fathers'name for the American Revolution was 'The War with Britain'.

7052. Fact
More than 11 million teens regularly view porn online.

7053. Fact
Close to fifty percent of Internet shoppers spend over five hours a week online

7054. Fact
HIV is transmitted through bodily fluids like blood and semen.

7055. Fact
In ancient Rome it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a hooked nose.

7056. Fact
In order to mate, a male deep sea anglerfish will bite a female when he finds her. The male will never let go and will eventually merge his body into the female and spend the rest of his life inside the female mate. The males internal organs will disappear apart from the testes that are needed to for breeding

7057. Fact
The CN Tower, in Toronto, is the tallest freestanding structure in the world with a height of about 553 metres

7058. Fact
From 1967-1976, the town of Tororo located in Uganda had thunder 251 out of the 365 days in a year for those years.

7059. Fact
Greenland has more ice on it than Iceland does. In fact, Iceland has more grass and trees than Greenland does.

7060. Fact
Some lions mate over 50 times a day. (I still want to be a pig in my next life...quality over quantity)

7061. Fact
Emilio Marco Palma was the first person born in Antarctica in 1978

7062. Fact
The only time the human population declined was in the years following 1347, the start of the epidemic of the plague 'Black Death' in Europe.

7063. Animal Facts
The slime eel or hagfish produces slimy mucus from pores in its body. If something disturbs it, it throws out strings of mucus which makes the sea around it jelly-like, gunky and impossible to swim through. They can suffocate on their own slime if they over-do it.

7064. Fact
A chance of a woman having twins is increased after the age of 35. About 1 in 27 women will give birth to twins after this age. After 50 the chances of having twins is 1 in 9

7065. Fact
Herbert Hoover, who was the 31st president of the United Stated, turned over all the Federal salary checks he received to charity during the 47 years he was in government

7066. Fact
Except for 2 and 3, every prime number will eventually become divisible by 6 if you either add or subtract 1 from the number. For example, the number 17, plus 1, is divisible by 6. The number 19, minus 1, is also divisible by 6

7067. Fact
Rhinos are part of the same family as horses.

7068. Animal Facts
Octopi sometimes remove stinging tentacles from jellyfish and use them as weapons.

7069. Fact
Dr. Seuss pronounced his name "soyce".

7070. Fact
In America, one out of every two marriages ends up in divorce

7071. Fact
If you have 3 quarters, 4 dimes, and 4 pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.

7072. Fact
Baby donkeys or baby mules are also known as Foals.

7073. Fact
Sweden is the largest spender on ketchup. $4 per capita. Australia is second at $2.50.

7074. Fact
A housefly can only ingest liquid material. They regurgitate their food to liquify the food that they are going to eat

7075. Fact
In the pilot episode of Seinfeld (then called The Seinfeld Chronicles), Kessler was the last name of the neighbor who would later become known as Kramer.

7076. Fact
There are more pigs than humans in Denmark

7077. Fact
Panthers are known as black leopards, as they are the same species of leopard. If looked at closely, black spots can be seen on a panther

7078. Fact
Up to three thousand species of trees have been cataloged in square mile of the Amazon jungle.

7079. Fact
The clock at the National Bureau of Standards in Washington, D.C. will gain or lose only one second every 300 years.

7080. Fact
You can only tell the gender of a Macaw through an operation. They lack exterior genetials.

7081. Fact
Actor Richard Gere was considered to play the role of John McClane in the movie Die Hard. Bruce Willis played the part instead

7082. Fact
In Belgium, there is a museum that is just for strawberries

7083. Fact
Goulash, a beef soup, originated in Hungary in the 9th century AD.

7084. Fact
A person uses approximently fifty-seven sheets of toilet paper each day.

7085. Fact
Dreamt is the only English word that ends in the letters MT.

7086. Fact
Rats cannot vomit

7087. Fact
A woodchuck only breathes 10 times during hibernation.

7088. Animal Facts
The horned lizard from South America shoots blood out of its eyes when it is attacked. It increases the blood pressure in its sinuses until they explode, spraying blood onto the attacker.

7089. Fact
The banjo is America's only true native musical instrument. It was first developed in the South in the 1790s.

7090. Animal Facts
Scorpions sometimes eat their own babies.

7091. Fact
Soaking beans for twelve hours in water before they are cooked can reduce flatulence caused by beans

7092. Fact
Dalmatian puppies do not have any spots on them when they are born. They actually develop them as they get older

7093. Fact
The only President to win a Pulitzer Prize: John Kennedy for Profiles in Courage.

7094. Fact
Approximately 70,000 people in the U.S. are both blind and deaf.

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