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8852. Fact
The three most valuable brand names on earth Marlboro, Coca Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.

8853. Fact
The expression three dog night originated with the Eskimos and means a very cold night so cold that you have to bed down with three dogs to keep warm.

8854. Fact
The electric shaver was patented on November 6, 1928.

8855. Fact
For more than 3,000 years, Carpenter ants have been used to close wounds in India, Asia and South America

8856. Fact
The average bank teller loses about $250 every year.

8857. Fact
The smile is the most frequently used facial expression. A smile can use anywhere from a pair of 5 to 53 facial muscles

8858. Fact
Irish Wolfhound dogs have a short lifespan and live about 7-8 years

8859. Fact
The first television show to show any portion of a toilet was on Leave it to Beaver. After fighting for ten weeks to show the toilet, CBS would only allow the producers to show the toilet tank, and not the whole toilet

8860. Fact
An office desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet

8861. Fact
The only bone fully grown at birth is located in the ear

8862. Fact
Montreal has an underground city, which has over 2,000 shops and 26 kilometres of walkways. This is the largest underground network for any city

8863. Fact
The country with the highest rate of cremations is Japan. In 1996, 98.7% of all deaths were cremated.

8864. Fact
Dreamt is the only English word that ends in the letters mt

8865. Fact
An albatross can sleep while it flies. It apparently dozes while cruising at 25 mph.

8866. Fact
In 37% of Americans, the thirst mechanism is so weak that it is

8867. Fact
In ancient times, any Japanese who tried to leave his homeland was put to death.

8868. Fact
The first patented condom was meant to be reused.

8869. Fact
Oral-B is a combination of oral hygiene and the letter B, which stands for the word better

8870. Fact
Many men masturbate daily, or even more frequently, well into their 20s and sometimes far beyond.

8871. Fact
Every second, 630 steel cans are recycled

8872. Fact
The pet ferret was domesticated more than 500 years before the house cat.

8873. Fact
Soldiers disease' is a term for morphine addiction. The Civil War produced over 400,000 morphine addicts.

8874. Fact
The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.

8875. Fact
Shipwreck Kelly (1885-1952) set many flagpole-sitting records. He sat for 49 days on one flagpole. He once estimated that he spent a total of over 20,000 hours sitting on flagpoles. Flagpole sitting was a craze started in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1929.

8876. Fact
Approximately 1-2 calorie are burned a minute while watching T.V

8877. Fact
Most lipstick contains fish scales

8878. Fact
Keanu Reeves is afraid of the dark.

8879. Fact
Every three seconds a baby is born somewhere in the world

8880. Fact
The first Ford cars used Dodge engines.

8881. Fact
The average human eats 8 spiders in their lifetime at night

8882. Fact
The dome on Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home, conceals a billiards room. In Jefferson's day, billiards were illegal in Virginia.

8883. Fact
Detroit, Michigan has more registered bowlers than any other city in the USA

8884. Fact
There are 86,400 seconds in day.

8885. Fact
Pilgrims did not eat with forks. They only used spoons, knives and their fingers.

8886. Fact
World s heaviest primates: morbidly obese humans. After that: gorillas at 485 lbs.

8887. Fact
500,000 tons of dog excrement are dumped annually on the streets of Paris

8888. Fact
Kit Kat chocolate bar was introduced to the market in 1935

8889. Fact
In Johannesburg, the average car will be involved in an accident once every four years.

8890. Fact
Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do

8891. Fact
Freshens the air in your home. Place an individual sheet of Bounce in a drawer or hang one in the closet.

8892. Fact
Peanuts are salted in the shell by boiling them in a heavily salted solution, then allowing them to dry.

8893. Fact
The state that grows the most cranberries is Wisconsin. More than 300 million pounds of cranberries are grown in Wisconsin

8894. Fact
The 1st performance of Handel's Messiah was on April 13, 1742 at the New Music rooms in Fishamble St., Dublin. Because of the demand for space, the men were asked not to wear their swords and the ladies not to wear hooped skirts.

8895. Fact
If you fart consistently for 6 years and 9 months, enough gas is produced to create explosion that is equal to an atomic bomb

8896. Fact
During the Alaskan Klondike gold rush, (1897-1898) potatoes were practically worth their weight in gold. Potatoes were so valued for their vitamin C content that miners traded gold for potatoes.

8897. Fact
If you put a raisin in a glass of champagne, it will keep floating to the top and sinking to the bottom.

8898. Fact
Even though red roses looks the same, there are over 900 different types of red roses

8899. Fact
In Wyoming it is illegal to tattoo a horse with the intent of making it unrecognizable to its owner.

8900. Fact
The Christmas season begins after sunset on December 24th and lasts until January 5th. This is also known as the Twelve Days of Christmas

8901. Fact
In 1992, when EuroDisney first opened in France, the public beat some of the park characters because at the time most people had been against the park being built

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