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3919. Fact
The U.S. eastern seaboard consumes almost 50% of all ice cream sandwiches.

4956. Fact
The largest stained-glass window in the world is at Kennedy International Airport in New York City. It can be found in the American Airlines terminal building and measures 300 feet long by 23 feet high.

3732. Fact
In English pubs, ale is ordered by pints and quarts. So in old England, when customers got unruly, the bartender would yell at them mind their own pints and quarts and settle down. It's where we get the phrase "mind your P's and Q's".

1697. Fact
In 1954, Bob Hawke was immortalized by the Guinness Book of Records for sculling 2.5 pints of beer in 12 seconds. Bob later became the Prime Minister of Australia.

6030. Fact
In 1977, George Willig was fined $1.10 for climbing the World Trade Center building.

9070. Fact
Lizards can self-amputate their tails for protection. It grows back after a few months.

5604. Fact
Some brands of toothpaste contain glycerin or glycerol, which is also an ingredient in antifreeze

6807. Fact
The elephant is the national animal of Thailand

3374. Fact
If the sun stopped shining suddenly, it would take eight minutes for people on earth to be aware of the fact.

358. Fact
Clearing house
Place where officials of the banks meet daily to exchange cheques drawn on the respective banks and settle the account by the payment of balances only.

10220. Fact
Teh means cool in Thai. (Pronounced tay).

8945. Fact
The only continent without reptiles or snakes is Antarctica.

6645. Fact
In a lifetime, an average human produces 10,000 gallons of saliva

489. Fact
The word "amateur" comes from the same spelled french word for "lover" and "is anyone interested?"

8023. Fact
A soccer ball has 32 panels.

405. Fact
Impeachment
Trial by the parliament.

3825. Fact
Asparagus comes in three colors: green, white and purple

4210. Fact
Carpet slippers were created by thrifty housewives who found other uses for old, worn-out pieces of carpet.

447. Fact
Contempt of court
Any disobedience of the court verdict.

10343. Fact
Used in art the word sfumato refers to the subtle blending of an outline by gradually blending one tone into another

101. Fact
Flea's can jump 130 times higher than their own height. In human terms this is equal to a 6ft. Person jumping 780 ft. Into the air.

6217. Fact
In 1783, the hot air balloon was invented in France.

5975. Fact
The word "maverick" came into use after Samuel Maverick, a Texan refused to brand his cattle. Eventually any unbranded calf became known as a Maverick.

9577. Fact
The first percussion instrument introduced to an orchestra was the kettledrums, then called the timpani, in the 1600s.

8184. Fact
In Kentucky you need a license to walk around nude on your property.

1661. Fact
If you are locked in a completely sealed room, you will die of carbon dioxide poisoning first before you will die of oxygen deprivation.

38. Fact
Approximately 75% of human waste is made of water.

2740. Fact
Wilma Flintstone's maiden name was Wilma Slaghoopal, and Betty Rubble's Maiden name was Betty Jean Mcbricker.

2926. Fact
The pigmy shrew a relative of the mole is the smallest mammal in North America. It weighs 1/14 ounce less than a dime.

2060. Fact
One out of every 11 workers in North Carolina depends on tobacco for their livelihood !

5210. Fact
The word witch comes from the word wicca which translates to the wise one.

2053. Fact
One in three snake bite victims is drunk. One in five is tatooed.

4586. Fact
Squirrels eat through 40,000 pine cones a year.

9900. Fact
A snail can crawl across a razor blade without getting injured. This is possible because they excrete a slime that protects them

2821. Fact
Although identified with Scotland, bagpipes are actually a very ancient instrument, introduced into the British Isles by the Romans.

1638. Fact
Hydroxydeoxycorticosterones is the longest anagram in the English language.

1104. Fact
91% of us lie regularly.

981. Fact
A fully loaded oil tanker needs 20 minutes to stop.

1725. Fact
In Casablanca, Humphrey Bogart never said 'Play it again, Sam.'

2412. Fact
The life span of a taste bud is ten days.

8827. Fact
The blackberry bush is also called the bramble.

1558. Fact
Facetious and abstemious contain all the vowels in the correct order.

2254. Fact
The armhole in clothing is called an armsaye

4829. Fact
Dolphins hear by having sound waves transmit through their skull to their inner ear region

2181. Fact
Sigmund Freud had a morbid fear of ferns.

10166. Fact
Your thumb is the same length as your nose

4893. Fact
The original name for butterfly was flutterby.

4555. Fact
In ancient Greece the custom of allowing a condemned man to end his own life by poison was extended only to full citizens. Condemned slaves were instead beaten to death.

7693. Fact
The causes of erectile dysfunction may be psychological or physical.

2385. Fact
The household wrench was invented by boxing heavyweight champion Jack Johnson in 1922.

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