Thursday, February 23, 2006
Useless Random Facts
The powder on chewing gum is finely-ground marble.
The normal static electricty shock that zaps your finger when you touch a doorknob is usually between 10,000 and 30,000 volts!
When your face blushes, the lining of your stomach turns red, too.
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
You share your birthday with at least 9 million other people in the world.
In the next seven days, 800 Americans will be injured by their jewelry.
Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes.
Motorists who talk on cell phones are more impaired than drunk drivers with blood-alcohol levels exceeding .08!
45.2% of people pee in the shower.
Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories per hour.
Liquid TIDE laundry detergent glows under a blacklight.
Most people who read the word 'yawning' will yawn!
For every 'normal' webpage, there are five porn pages.
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was secretly a chain smoker.
The 7-Eleven Extreme Gulp is 50% bigger than the volume of the human stomach!
One in three snake bite victims is drunk. One in five is tatooed.
Mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
In England, in the 1880's, 'Pants' was considered a dirty word.
Apples are 25% air.
The United States has the highest minimum drinking age in the world.
Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people.
Oak trees do not have acorns until they are fifty years old or older.
Fingernails grow fastest on the hand you favor.
Only male fireflies can fly.
90 percent of women who walk into a department store immediately turn to the right.
You are more likely to get attacked by a cow than a shark.