Sunday, January 17, 2010

Did u know this?????

  • 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.
  • A person will die from total lack of sleep sooner than from starvation.
  • Death will occur about 10 days without sleep, while starvation takes a few weeks.
  • 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 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.
  • The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangiha ngaoauauotametea turi-Pukakpikima ungahoronukupoka iwhenuakitanatahu- a New Zealand hill
  • If you leave Tokyo by plane at 7:00am, you will arrive in Honolulu (US) at approximately 4:30pm the previous day.


SuJ said...

"Go." is the shortest sentence.

Anonymous said...

no it's npt- it doesn't have a subject doofus

Anonymous said...

My dick is bigger than yours

Shelley said...

I don't think "go" is a sentence, there is no subject.

Anonymous said...

Go where? It's an incomplete sentence, a command without a verb. Like saying Hello. Was a sentence. No, one is a command the other a greeting. Hello. Who? See what I mean?

Anonymous said...

What about "I do" ? :D

Unknown said...

Go has the subject of "understood you;" therefore it is a sentence.

Anonymous said...

Actually, "Go." would be a complete sentence because the subject is implied and it could mean the same as "Leave."

The "I am" thing is an old one that was tossed around in forwarded emails, like the rest of this list.

Anonymous said...

It is not, as it is not a complete sentence.

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