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941. Fact
In one year basketball icon, michael jordan, earned more money from his sponsor, nike, than all of the employees put together at the malaysia nike factory.

942. Fact
Richard milhouse nixon was the first american president whose name included all the letters in the word "criminal".

943. Fact
Turtles can breathe through their butts.

944. Fact
According to the oxford english dictionary, the longest english word is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanokoniosis. The forty-five-letter word is the name of a special form of silicosis caused by ultramicroscopic particles of silica volcanic dust...

945. Fact
Ingrown nails are hereditary.

946. Fact
The longest geographical name still in use is the name of a hill in new zealand. It's called taumatawhakatangiha ngakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwe nuakit natahu.

947. Fact
Telly savalas and louis armstrong both died on their birthdays.

948. Body Facts
Surma girls of Ethiopia put clay disks in their lower lip, stretching the lip outwards.The size of the disk indicates how many cattle a man needs to provide to marry the girl they can be up to 15 centimetres (6 inches) across.

949. Fact
The initials for the russian secret service "kgb" stand for komitet gosudarstvennoy bezopasnosti.

950. Fact
The kangaroo and emu can't move backwards. That's why they have been chosen as symbols for the australian continent.

951. Fact
Gordon sumner, the rock star also known as sting, got his nickname from the yellow-black t-shirts he used to wear. The other band members thought he looked like a bumblebee.

952. Fact
Taste buds only live for 10 days.

953. Fact
Until 1890, the choir boys in the vatican were castrated to prevent their voices from becoming deeper.

954. Fact
Research shows mosquitoes like people who have recently eaten bananas.

955. Fact
A cat has a larger chance of surviving a fall from the 20th floor than from the 7th floor.

956. Fact
If nasa decided to send birds up in space, the birds would soon die. They need gravity to swallow.

957. Fact
Every time you lick a stamp, you will eat one tenth of a calorie.

958. Fact
0n average, an adult laughs 15 times a day while a baby laughs 400 times a day.

959. Fact
111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

960. Fact
One leg of a dove weighs less that its feathers.

961. Fact
Your hearing is better when you are hungry than when you've just eaten.

962. Fact
The most common reported time to see a ufo is at 2300 hours (11 pm).

963. Fact
There are 31,557,600 seconds in a year.

964. Fact
If a squid is extremely hungry, it can eat its own arms.

965. Fact
The greatest amount of bacteria on your body is hidden between your toes.

966. Fact
Did you know that the yo-yo is the oldest toy, after the doll?

967. Fact
The word "war" in sanskrit means "wish for more cows".

968. Fact
Kangaroos are lactose intolerant.

969. Fact
According to the law of massachusetts, goats are not allowed to wear pants.

970. Fact
This year you will blow your nose 250 times.

971. Fact
Mosquitoes have 47 teeth.

972. Fact
In the city of lawrence, kansas, it's against the law to walk around with bees in your hat.

973. Fact
Only 30% of all human beings can flare their nostrils.

974. Fact
More than 250 people have fallen from the leaning tower of pisa since the year 1174.

975. Fact
In ancient egypt, the penalty for killing a cat was death.

976. Fact
According to an 1845 british law - if you attempted to commit suicide, you were sentenced to death.

977. Fact
Once upon a time, christmas was forbidden in england.

978. Fact
In hartford, connecticut you are not allowed to kiss your wife on sundays.

979. Fact
In kentucky, it's against the law to walk around with ice cream in your hip pocket.

980. Fact
Since 1916, when a man mailed a 40,00o ton brick house in order to avoid high freight costs, it is forbidden to send a whole building by mail in the united states.

981. Fact
A fully loaded oil tanker needs 20 minutes to stop.

982. Fact
All sunlight that hits the surface of the earth during any given moment, weighs as much as a cruise ship.

983. Fact
When the atomic bomb was developed in the american city of los alamos, new mexico, the military base preferred staff that were illiterate as the authorities didn't want the risk of having workers that could read confidential papers from the waste bins.

984. Fact
Every year, 4,000 people are injured by tea pots.

985. Fact
All hospitals in singapore use pampers diapers.

986. Fact
Colgate had a big challenge when they released their tooth paste in spanish speaking countries. Colgate means "go hang yourself" in spanish.

987. Fact
On average, there are 333 pieces of toilet paper on one toilet roll.

988. Fact
Your body contains about 100,000,000,000,000 cells.

989. Fact
No american president has had brown eyes.

990. Fact
The only part of your body that can't get cancer, is the lens of the eye.

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