Interesting Facts

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The largest species of kangaroo stands nearly 7 feet tall.

Smokers eat more sugar than non-smokers do.

According to legend, there's a Superman in every episode of Seinfeld.

About 10% of U.S. households pay their bills in cash.

The revenue that is generated from gambling is more than the revenue that comes from movies, cruise ships, recorded music, theme parks, and spectator sports combined.

45.2% of people pee in the shower. http://www.hookedonfacts.comhttp://www.hookedonfacts.comLOL do u???

Moist air holds heat better than dry air.

Franklin D. Roosevelt's 3 favorite foods: frog legs, pig knuckles, and scrambled eggs.

Karate actually originated in India, but was developed further in China.

Until the year 1920, Canada was planning on invading the United States.

A lump of pure gold the size of a matchbox can be flattened into a sheet the size of a tennis court.

Donkeys are commonly used by the Iraqi Military to launch rockets!

There are more bacteria in your mouth than there are people in the world. (Ekta kapoor teeth example! ewwwhttp://www.hookedonfacts.comhttp://www.hookedonfacts.comLOL)

Smokers eat more sugar than non-smokers do.

Peanuts are one of the ingredients in dynamite.

There are 18 doctors in the U.S. called Dr. Doctor, and one called Dr. Surgeon!

Iron weighs more after it rusts.

It is possible to see a rainbow at night!

The Stanley Cup originally was only seven and a half inches high.

What you find when you shave the striped fur off of a tiger? Striped skin.

One in 500 humans has one blue eye and one brown eye.

On average, men can read smaller print than women, but women can hear better. (very true, right ladies?)

Spam stands for Shoulder Pork and Ham.

More than ten people a year are killed by vending machines.

In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital suspended workers for betting on when patients would die!

During a typical human life span, the human heart will beat approximately 2.5 billion times.

Milk is heavier than cream.

A mole can dig a hole 300 feet deep in one night.

In 21 U.S. states, WALMART is the single largest employer.

The ancient Egyptians bought jewelry for their pet crocodiles.

The right lung takes in more air than the left.

The average housewife walks 10 miles a day around the house doing her chores. (am I right, ladies?)

Walt Disney World generates about 120,000 pounds of garbage every day.

According to studies, men change their minds two to three times more often than women.

When your face blushes, the lining of your stomach turns red, too. Embarrassed

The average life span of a major league baseball is 5-7 pitches.

First four countries to have television: England, the U.S., the U.S.S.R., and Brazil.

If you put a raisin in a fresh glass of champagne, it will rise and fall continuously.

Someone on Earth reports seeing a UFO every three minutes.

The odds of getting a hole-in-one in golf are estimated at about 18,000-to-1.

Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.  daaa!

A full-grown bear can run as fast as a horse.

A broken clock is always right twice a day.

Betsy Ross was born with a fully formed set of teeth. (I was born with two teeth but they fell!http://www.hookedonfacts.comhttp://www.hookedonfacts.comLOL NOT jk!)

Tasmania is said to have the cleanest air in the world.

Dating back to the 1600's, thermometers were filled with Brandy instead of mercury.

The lense of the eye continues to grow throughout a person's life.

28.1% of people pee in the pool ! http://www.hookedonfacts.comhttp://www.hookedonfacts.comLOL EWWWW! c that y I hate swimming!

A Boeing 747 airliner holds 57,285 gallons of fuel.

Senegalese women spend an average of 17.5 hours a week just collecting water.

The earth is .02 degrees hotter during a full moon.

The typical U.S. 18-year-old has spent 11,000 hours in school and 18,000 hours watching TV. (teens do u agree!?)

Driest inhabited place on earth: Aswan, Egypt, which receives .02 inches of rain per year.


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rabeeak2003 IF-Dazzler

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The inventor of Vaseline ate a spoonful of the stuff every morning!

imagine eating it! ewww

meee Newbie

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Posted: 18 December 2004 at 8:51pm | IP Logged

The typical U.S. 18-year-old has spent 11,000 hours in school and 18,000 hours watching TV. (teens do u agree!?)

that is not true....maybe comp instead of TV...cuz parents get pissed if i watch tv to long...but comp u could say it's work..lolLOL



rabeeak2003 IF-Dazzler

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Posted: 18 December 2004 at 9:00pm | IP Logged

hehehe! meee it is from a survey! a TYPICAL.... and that is also true becuz parents do get pissed of when their child watches tv for a long time!


jprasad IF-Rockerz

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cool.  I am gonna forward that.

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rabeeak2003 IF-Dazzler

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Posted: 23 December 2004 at 5:14pm | IP Logged
glad to know that you guys like it!Tongue
nandiinii Senior Member

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Posted: 24 December 2004 at 5:53am | IP Logged

thanks a lot rabeea..that was excellent!!ClapClap

even im gonna forward it 2 my friends!!

thanks a lot!!

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