Monday, January 12, 2009

Amazing Facts That You Might Be Unaware Of

  1. State with the highest percentage of people who walk to work: Alaska
  2. Some toothpastes and deodorants contain the same chemicals found in antifreeze
  3. The Shroud of Turin is the single most studied artifact in human history
  4. Smartest dogs: 1) Scottish border collie; 2) Poodle; 3) Golden retriever
  5. The sperm count of an average American male compared to thirty years ago is down thirty percent
  6. Humpback whales are capable of living up to 95 years
  7. The 1912, a wrestling match in Stockholm between Finn Alfred Asikainen and Russian Martin Klein lasted more than 11 hours. Klein eventually won, but was to tired to participate in the championship match
  8. Manitoulin Island is the largest island in a fresh water lake. It is located in Canadian Lake Superior
  9. Cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: $6,400
  10. The Chinese politician Mao Zedong refused to ever brush his teeth and instead just washed his mouth with tea
  11. The Super Bowl is broadcast to over 182 countries in the world
  12. Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour
  13. In 1884, Dr. Hervey D. Thatcher invented the milk bottle.
  14. Some Ribbon worm will eat themselves if they cannot find food. This type of worm can still survive after eating up to 95% of its body weight
  15. The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is "uncopyrightable."
  16. Singer Chaka Khan came out with a line of chocolates called "Chakalates."
  17. In a day 34,000 children die every day from causes that are related to poverty and hunger

3 Comments:

Anonymous said...

First of all [citations needed].

Also:

7. too
8. Lake Huron
14. worms
17. redundant phrase

Anonymous said...

2: Water maybe?

11: No one besides Americans want to watch the superbowl.

Anonymous said...

Both of you are trying to hard to correct others. How about correct your own life's you idiots before correcting someone else.

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