swekaiken (swekaiken) wrote,

Silly but interesting!

Ok, so I found a lonely piece of paper in my English book today.
And well, lets just say the things on it were weird.
But, I'm going to share it, just because I can, and because I'm bored.

Silly but interesting!
The average chocolate bar has 8 insects' legs in it.

The average human eats 8 spiders in their lifetime at night.

A cockroach can live nine days without its head before it starves to death.

A polar bear's skin is black. Its fur is not white, but actually clear.

Elvis had a twin brother names Garon, who died at birth, which is why Elvis' middle name was spelled Aron, in honor of his brother.

Donald Duck comics were banned in Finland because he doesn't wear pants.

More people are killed by donkeys annually than are killed in plane crashes.

Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.

Shakespear invented the words "assassination" and "bump".

Marilyn Monroe had six toes.

If you keep a Goldfish in the dark room, it will eventually turn white.

Women blink nearly twice as much as men.

Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.

The sentence "the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter in the English language.

The continents' names all end with the same letter with which they start.

Typewriter, is the longest word that can be made using letters on only one row of the keyboard.

If the population in China walked past you in a single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.

The word racecar and kayak are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left.

A snail can sleep for 3 years.

American Airlines saved $40.000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first class.

The electric chair was invented by a dentist.

Vatican City is the smallest country in the world, with a population of 1000 and a size of 108.7 acres.

Did you know that you share your birthday with at least 9 million other people in the world?

"I am." is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

No president of the United States was an only child.
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