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post Aug 18 2005, 06:43 AM
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I copied these from somewhere else so I don't know if they are all true.

-Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.

-Alfred Hitchcock didn't have a belly button.

-A pack-a-day smoker will lose approximately 2 teeth every 10 years.

-People do not get sick from cold weather; it's from being indoors a lot more.

-When you sneeze, all bodily functions stop, even your heart!

-Only 7 per cent of the population are lefties.

-Forty people are sent to the hospital for dog bites every minute.

-Babies are born without kneecaps. They don't appear until they are 2-6 years old.

-The average person over 50 will have spent 5 years waiting in lines.

-The toothbrush was invented in 1498.

-The average housefly lives for one month.

-40,000 Americans are injured by toilets each year.

-A coat hanger is 44 inches long when straightened.

-The average computer user blinks 7 times a minute.

-Your feet are bigger in the afternoon than any other time of day.

-Most of us have eaten a spider in our sleep.

-The REAL reason ostriches stick their head in the sand is to search for water.

-The only two animals that can see behind themselves without turning their heads are the rabbit and the parrot.

-John Travolta turned down the starring roles in "An Officer and a Gentleman" and "Tootsie."

-Michael Jackson owns the rights to the South Carolina State anthem.

-Most television commercials advertising milk, a mixture of white paint and a little thinner is used in place of the milk.

-Prince Charles and Prince William never travel on the same airplane, just in case there is a crash.

-The first Harley Davidson motorcycle built in 1903 used a tomato can for a carburetor.

-Most hospitals make money by selling the umbilical cords cut from women who give birth. They are used in vein transplant surgery.

-Humphrey Bogart was related to Princess Diana. They were 7th cousins.

-If coloring weren't added to Coca-Cola, it would be green

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post Nov 14 2005, 09:06 PM
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-The Universe is expanding in size every second at the speed of light.

-The temperature at the edge of the Universe is about -270 degrees Celcius.

-At -273 degrees Celcius, 0 degrees Kelvin, also known as "absolute zero", all motion stops.

-An hour of typing burns 110 calories.

-Malaria has caused half of all deaths since the Stone Age.

-Martha Washington is the only woman ever to have her portrait appear on a U.S. currency note.

-Whispering is more wearing on your voice than a normal speaking tone.

-The average woman uses about 7,000 words a day. Men use around 2,000. Them bitches won't shut up.

-There are three million stutterers in the United States.

-The "Kama Sutra" was written by Mallanga Vatsyayana, rumored to have been celibate.

-Only one crime was defined in the US Constitution. Treason.

-A group of lizards is called a "lounge."

-In Kansas, it is illegal to shoot rabbits from a motorboat.

-Sheep can recognize other sheep from pictures.

-Americans did not commonly use forks until after the Civil War.

-George W. Bush was a cheerleader in prep school.

-A recent study revealed 44% of American women can't enjoy sex with a partner who is not their intellectual equal. Just 31% of men felt the same way.

-An atom bomb accidentally fell from a U.S. plane over New Mexico in 1957. It failed to detonate.

-"Ecouteurism" is listening to others having sex without their consent.

-The average American watches the equivalent of two months of TV each year.

-Typically, a $1 bill lasts 18 months, $5 bills last two years, $10 bills last three years, $20 bills last four years, and $50 and $100 bills make it about nine years.

-Scientists are researching spider silk as a possible replacement for Kevlar, the material used in bulletproof vests.

-Sex is a natural antihistamine.

-Eighty percent of people shot with handguns survive.

-"Endytophilia" is the desire to keep one's clothes on during sex.

-Experts insist bright blue cars and yellow cars are the safest to drive.

-Nearly 70% of African-American children are born out of wedlock. It's 42% for Hispanics, and 22% for whites.

-Oak trees are struck by lightning more than other trees.

-The last word in the Old Testament is "curse."

-According to a recent survey, 85% of streakers keep their shoes on.

-Sweden made bestiality legal in 1944.

-According to surveys, the man is the most likely partner to be tied up during sex.

-Someone who uses as few words as possible when speaking is called "pauciloquent."

-Birds prefer their droppings to be on white cars, according to a recent scientific study.

-French Lick Springs, Indiana once passed a law requiring all black cats to wear bells on Friday the 13th.

-Slugs have four noses.

-A group of goats is called a "trip." A group of hares is called a "husk."

-Some fish practice fellatio.

-The only bird that can fly backwards is the hummingbird.

-Honeybees have hair on their eyes.

-In ancient Babylon, eating the heart of a male partridge was the cure for impotence.

-"Lutraphobia" is the fear of otters.

-At horserace tracks, the favorite wins less than 30% of the time.

-"Pnigophobia" is the fear of choking on fish bones.

-Hamsters can have sex 75 times a day.

-To avoid being eaten by birds, some caterpillars disguise themselves to look like bird droppings.

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- Supa-Nigguh   Strange Facts   Aug 18 2005, 06:43 AM
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- - MANWICH   Why do they add the color to Coke? How in hell ca...   Aug 18 2005, 07:26 AM
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