Friday, February 26, 2010

Fun Facts

A person can not fold a normal size piece of paper in half more than 8 times.


There are just over 300 million cell phones used daily in the United States alone.


A shrimps heart is in it’s head.


Kissing is actually healthier than shaking someones hand.

Natural pearls will melt in vinegar.


An olive tree can live up to 1500 years.


Cleopatra married two of her brothers.


Ants can’t shut their eyes.


On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament Building looks like an American flag.


Men’s shirts have the buttons on the right, while women shirts have the buttons on the left.

Chewing gum will help reduce tears when cutting an onion.


Red wine will spoil if exposed to light. Hence the tinted bottles.


The day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day for plumbers. (In the U.S. of course.)


Studies have proven that cold showers actually stimulate your sex drive.


Coffee beans are not beans at all, rather fruit pits.


Fortune cookies were invented in America in 1918, by Charles Jung.


Scuba divers can not pass gas at depth deeper than 33 feet.


The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. It was the fashion then, to shave them off.


The average American consumes enough caffeine in one year to kill a horse.


Henry Ford produced the model-T in black. Because black paint at the time was the fastest to dry.


The word “Naked” means, unprotected. The word “Nude” means unclothed.