Friday, 25 July 2014


You will weigh less if you weigh yourself when the moon is full #factoid
The longest word that can be typed using only the right hand is "lollipop. #factoid  
Just twenty seconds worth of fuel remained when Apollo 11's lunar module landed on the moon. #factoid

60% of all US potato products originate in Idaho. #factoid 

Excessive use of credit is cited as a major cause of non-business bankruptcy, second only to unemployment. #factoid      
Jimi Hendrix was the opening act for the Monkees on their first tour. #factoid  
Camel's milk does not curdle. #factoid 

Frogs can't swallow with their eyes open #factoid    

Average number of days a West German goes without washing his underwear: 7  #factoid

Kangaroos ~ A Mob or Troop of kangaroos. #factoid #collectivenoun  


America's first nudist organization was founded in 1929, by 3 men. #factoid  
Instant coffee was invented in 1901 #factoid  
The most used expression in every known language is 'OKAY'. #factoid
Who's that playing the piano on the "Mad About You" theme? Paul Reiser himself. #factoid                                      
About 3000 years ago, most Egyptians died by the time they were 30. #factoid 

The 'vintage date' on a bottle of wine indicates the year the grapes were picked, not the year of bottling! #factoid    

Native American Indians used to name their children after the first thing they saw as they left their tepees subsequent to the birth.  Hence such strange names as Sitting Bull and Running Water. #factoid

Laughter is a proven way to lose weight #factoid
A grizzly bear can run as fast as the average horse. #factoid

The colour khaki was first used during the Afghan War in 1880 because the colour was considered good camouflage. #factoid      
Stuff a miniature marshmallow in the bottom of a sugar cone to prevent ice cream drips. #tips

Crocodiles ~ A congregation or nest; a bask or float of crocodiles; a striker. #factoid #collectivenoun

The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body to squirt blood 30 feet. #factoid

Babe Ruth wore a cabbage leaf under is cap to keep him cool. He changed it every 2 innings. #factoid  
One of the greatest soldiers in history, Alexander the Great, was tutored by the greatest thinker of all time, Aristotle. #factoid
It is impossible to lick your elbow. #factoid  
You use 14 muscles to smile and 43 to frown. #factoid      
Whales ~ A School, Herd or Gam  of whales; A Pod of whales (small school); A Grind of bottle nose whales. #factoid #collectivenoun
One out of ten children in Europe are conceived on an IKEA bed. #factoid      
One in every 9000 people is an albino. #factoid  
The lion costume in the film Wizard of Oz was made from real lions. #factoid 

Sherlock Holmes never said "Elementary, my dear Watson. #factoid"