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>> The venom in a Daddy Long-Legs spider is more poisonous than a Black
>> Widow s or a Brown Recluse, but they cannot bite humans because their
>> jaws won t open wide enough.
>> On average people fear spiders more than they do death.
>> The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.
>> If you toss a penny 10000 times, it will not be heads 5000 times, but
>> more like 4950. The heads picture weighs more, so it ends up on the
>> bottom.
>> The human brain is so complex; that it would cost over 8 billion for
>> anyone to program, and sell a computer(s) to do all the things it
>> Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older.
>> Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots
>> If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would have
>> enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.
>> The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body
>> squirt blood 30 feet.
>> Humans and Dolphins are the only species that have sex for pleasure.
>> Americans on the average eat 18 acres of pizza every day
>> The first letters of the months July through November, in order, spell
>> the name JASON.
>> In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a
>> watch is 10:10.
>> The pop you get when you crack your knuckles is actually a bubble of
>> bursting.
>> 101 Dalmatians and Peter Pan (Wendy ) are the only two Disney cartoon
>> features with both parents that are present and don t die throughout
>> movie.
>> The only bone not broken so far during any ski accident is one located
>> the inner ear.
>> The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara falls froze completely
>> There s no Betty Rubble in the Flintstone Chewables.
>> It s impossible to get water out of a rimless tire.
>> A survey in the U.S. shows that nuns of small or medium build expect
>> live far longer than tall unskilled and divorced alcoholic laborers.
>> Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.
>> Did you know that you are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork
>> than by a poisonous spider?
>> The world record for cow-chip tossing (under the strict
>> non-sphericalization and 100% organic rule of 1986) is 56.70 meters..
>> In Minnesota it is illegal to cross state lines with a duck on your
>> In Indiana it is illegal to ride public transportation for at least 30
>> minutes after eating garlic.
>> Arizona requires it s citizens to register with the state before going
>> into the business of selling cocaine, marijuana, heroin or other
>> drugs.
>> Pierre, South Dakota is the only example of a state and capital in the
>> U.S. that don t share any letters.
>> In the United States there are more 2nd streets than there are 1st
>> streets, and Main street is not the most common; Pine is.
>> Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than
>> people do.
>> A pigs orgasm lasts for 30 minutes.
>> A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
>> The ant can lift 50 times its own weight, can pull 30 times its own
>> weight and always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
>> Polar bears are left handed.
>> The flea can jump 350 times its body length, that is like a human
>> the length of a football field.
>> A cockroach will live nine days without it s head, before it starves
>> death.
>> Some lions mate over 50 times a day.
>>More capital cities begin with B than any other letter: Berlin, Berne,
>>Bonn, Bucharest, Budapest, Buenos Aires, Brasilia,
>>Baghdad, Bratislava, Brussels, Belgrade, Bogato and of course Belfast.
>>The Detroit Red Wings in 1997 hold the most Stanly Cup wins for a
>>States Hockey Club in the NHL.
>>In Japan meat from the 'Fugu' or spiny puffer fish is considered a rare
>>delicacy, however the liver and intestines contain a
>>powerful neurotoxin and the slightest contamination during preparation
>>can be deadly. Restaurants who serve fugu must have 'Fugu
>>certified' chefs. In Japan about one hundred people on average die
>>from fugu poisoning.

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