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Interesting Facts

Discussion in 'The Coffee House' started by neverdie, Aug 31, 2007.

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  1. neverdie

    neverdie Guest

    While sneezing, if you keep your eyes open by force, They can pop out.

    Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their Hair.

    The world's youngest parents were 8 and 9 and Lived in China in 1910.

    Our eyes remain the same size from birth onward, but Our noses and ears never stop growing.

    You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching TV.

    Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from Crying.

    The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows.

    When the moon is directly overhead, you weigh Slightly less.

    Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, Never telephoned his wife or mother because they were Both deaf.

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

    Colgate faced a big obstacle marketing toothpaste in Spanish speaking countries because Colgate translates Into the command "go hang yourself."

    The smallest unit of time is the yoctosecond.

    Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is Different.

    "Bookkeeper" is the only word in English language With three consecutive double letters.

    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.

    If the population of China walked past you in single Line, the line would never end because of the rate of Reproduction.

    China has more English speakers than the United States.

    Every human spent about half an hour as a single Cell.

    Each square inch of human skin consists of twenty Feet of blood vessels.

    An average person uses the bathroom 6 times per day.

    Babies are born with 300 bones, but by adulthood we Have only 206 in our bodies.
    Beards are the fastest growing hairs on the human Body. If the average man never trimmed his beard, it Would grow to nearly 30 feet long in his lifetime.

    According to Genesis 1:20-22, the chicken came before The egg.

    The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangiha ngaoauauotametea turipukakpikimau
    Ngahoronukupokai whenuakitanatahu - a New Zealand Hill.

    If you leave Tokyo by plane at 7:00am, you will Arrive in Honolulu at approximately 4:30pm the
    Previous day.

    Scientists in Australia's Parkes Observatory thought They had positive proof of alien life, when they began Picking up radio-waves from space. However, after Investigation, the radio emissions were traced to a Microwave in the building.

    The average four year-old child asks over four Hundred questions a day.

    The average person presses the snooze button on their Alarm clock three times each morning.
    The three wealthiest families in the world have more Assets than the combined wealth of the forty-eight Poorest nations.

    The first owner of the Marlboro cigarette Company Died of lung cancer.
  2. *dilligaf*

    *dilligaf* Staff Alumni

    :eek:hmy: :eek:hmy: to the first one

    and :laugh: doesn't surprise me about the second :tongue:
  3. resistance

    resistance Staff Alumni

    I will certainly have to try that one!

    Try saying that when drunk. Actually, being sober is enough.
  4. xan

    xan Chat Buddy

    Wow, some interesting things there :tongue:

    Although I think I heard somewhere that Alexander Graham Bell isn't the actual inventor of the telephone.
  5. Blackness

    Blackness Guest

    I just googled her to see, and yep, never noticed that :tongue:

    nice facts
  6. Right U R Ken

    Right U R Ken Well-Known Member

    Did you know this intereesting fact....?

    Many of the facts on that list are not true.
  7. JohnADreams

    JohnADreams Well-Known Member

    380 of them are: Why? Why? Why? Why not? Why?
  8. ~PinkElephants~

    ~PinkElephants~ Senior member

    But Why...john...why
  9. JohnADreams

    JohnADreams Well-Known Member

    Because I said so. :mad:
  10. ~PinkElephants~

    ~PinkElephants~ Senior member

    :blub: no be mad at me Fingertips...it vibrates down my arm
  11. JohnADreams

    JohnADreams Well-Known Member

    That's your cell phone, fool. :whack:
  12. Terry

    Terry Antiquities Friend Staff Alumni

    So what the hell is that she has to her ear..OMG its a...........FLEES
  13. JohnADreams

    JohnADreams Well-Known Member

    It's fleas?:huh:
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