30 Interesting Facts

  1. Your nose and ears never stop growing!
  2. Marilyn Monroe had six toes on one foot.
  3. If you keep a goldfish in the dark room, it will eventually turn white.
  4. Americans on the average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.
  5. If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would have produced enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee. I’m gonna start today :D
  6. The dot that appears over the letter “i” is called a tittle.
  7. The average chocolate bar has 8 insect legs in it.
  8. Beethoven dipped his head in cold water before he composed.
  9. A perfect SAT score is 1600 combined. Bill Gates scored 1590 on his SAT. Paul Allen, Bill’s partner in Microsoft, scored a perfect 1600. Bill Cosby scored less than 500 combined.
  10. Oprah Winfrey and Elvis Presley are distant cousins.
  11. In California you are not permitted to wear cowboy boots unless you already own at least two cows.
  12. The Eiffel Tower shrinks 6 inches in winter.
  13. We forget 80 percent of what we learn everyday.
  14. Microsoft threatened 17 year old Mike Rowe with a lawsuit after the young man launched a website named MikeRoweSoft.com.
  15. Barbie’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
  16. 11,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321
  17. One out of three employees who received a promotion use a coffee mug with the company logo on it.
  18. About a third of all Americans flush the toilet while they’re still sitting on it. I always have doubts about public toilets, do they have cameras?
  19. According to Genesis 1:20-22 the chicken came before the egg.
  20. If you were to spell out numbers, you would you have to go until 1,000 until you would find the letter “A”.
  21. Mel Blanc (voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
  22. Superman is featured on every episode of “Seinfeld”, either by name or pictures on Jerry’s refrigerator.
  23. 85% of the men who cheat on their wives die while having sex.
  24. Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.
  25. During your lifetime, you’ll eat about 60,000 pounds of food. That’s the weight of about 6 elephants.
  26. The world’s oldest piece of chewing gum is 9000 years old.
  27. Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin.
  28. In space, astronauts cannot cry, because there is no gravity, so the tears can’t flow.
  29. A sneeze travels out your mouth at over 100 m.p.h. I know people who sneeze much much faster
  30. Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying.