>>Weird Facts..... >>Mosquito repellents don't repel. They hide you. The spray blocks >>the >>mosquito's sensors so they don't know you're there. >>Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept at least 6 feet >>away >>from a toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the flush. >>The liquid inside young coconuts can be used as substitute for >>blood >>plasma. >>No piece of paper can be folded in half more than 7 times. >>Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes. >>You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television. >>Oak trees do not produce acorns until they are fifty years of age >>or older. >> >>The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum. >>The king of hearts is the only king without a mustache. >>A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first >>flight. >>American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating 1 olive from >>each >>salad served in first-class. >>Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise. >>Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the >>morning. >>The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets. >>Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin. >>The first owner of the Marlboro Company died of lung cancer. >>Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the >>Nike >>factory workers in Malaysia combined. >>Marilyn Monroe had six toes. >>All US Presidents have worn glasses. Some just didn't like being >>seen >>wearing them in public. >>Walt Disney was afraid of mice. >>Pearls melt in vinegar. >>Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating >>are >>already married. >>The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, >>and >>Budweiser, in that order. >>It is possible to lead a cow upstairs...but not downstairs. >>A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why. >>The reason firehouses have circular stairways is from the days when >>the >>engines were pulled by horses. The horses were stabled on the >>ground floor >>and figured out how to walk up straight staircases. >>Richard Millhouse Nixon was the first US president whose name >>contains all >>the letters from the word "criminal." The second was William >>Jefferson >>Clinton. >>Turtles can breathe through their butts. >>Butterflies taste with their feet. >>In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all of the >>world's >>nuclear weapons combined. >>On average, 100 people choke to death on ball-point pens every >>year. >>On average people fear spiders more than death. >>Ninety percent of New York City cabbies are recently arrived >>immigrants. >>Elephants are the only animals that can't jump. >>Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older. >>Women blink nearly twice as much as men. >>A snail can sleep for three years. >>No word in the English language rhymes with "MONTH." >>Average life span of a major league baseball: 7 pitches. >>Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears >>never >>stop growing. SCARY!!! >>The electric chair was invented by a dentist. >>All polar bears are left handed. >>In ancient Egypt, priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies, >>including >>their eyebrows and eyelashes. >>An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain. >>TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters >>only on >>one row of the keyboard. >>"Go," is the shortest complete sentence in the English language. >>If Barbie were life-size, her measurements would be 39-23-33. She >>would >>stand seven feet, two inches tall. Barbie's full name is Barbara >>Millicent >>Roberts. >>A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.. >>The cigarette lighter was invented before the match. >>Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day. >>Almost everyone who reads this email will try to lick their elbow.