No word in the English language rhymes with “MONTH”.
Ants closely resemble human manners: When they wake they stretch & appear to yawn in a human manner before taking up the tasks of the day.
Ten percent of the Russian government’s income comes from the sale of vodka.
One of the world's most expensive coffee brands is made from the dung of Thai elephants.
George W. Bush was once a cheerleader.
Seals used for their fur get extremely sick when taken aboard ships.
A two-bit moon is in its first quarter.
Small Animals Sense Time Slower Than Humans.
The first cloned cat was called "CC" short for "Carbon Copy."
35% of American workers said they would forgo a pay raise in exchange for having their boss fired.
When Steve Jobs accused Bill Gates of stealing from Apple Gates said "I think it's more like we both had this rich neighbor named Xerox and I broke into his house to steal the TV set and found out that you had already stolen it."
During WW2 an American pilot fell over 20 000 feet (6 700 m) and survived by crashing through the glass roof of a train station.
The richest 1% of the population owns 48% of the world's wealth.
Before compasses Vikings navigated the ocean using birds whales celestial bodies chants and rhymes.
Around Central Park New York it can cost almost US$300 000 a year just for the right to operate a hot dog stand.
The birthday paradox says that in a group of just 23 people there's a 50% chance that at least two will have the same birthday.
United Artists offered Stallone up to US$340 000 to sell them the rights to the screenplay of Rocky if he agreed to not star in the movie. He refused.
In Italy 17 is considered an unlucky number. In Japan 4 is considered an unlucky number.
Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 miles (274 km) per hour.
The Moon is not round but egg shaped.
Rainbows are actually Circular. We don't typically see a full circle rainbow because the Earth's horizon blocks the lower part.
Benjamin Franklin attempted to abolish slavery already in 1790.
To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaws push your thumbs into its eyeballs – it will let you go instantly.
Before being an actor Bruce Willis worked as a private investigator.
Galileo's middle finger is on display at a museum in Florence Italy.
The average human eats 8 spiders in their lifetime at night.
It is illegal to frown at cows in Bladworth Saskatchewan.
British people say "Happy Christmas" because in the 19th century the word "merry" also meant "intoxicated" so they wanted to separate it from public insobriety.
Four empires collapsed after WWI: Ottoman Austro-Hungarian German and Russian.
Average number of people airborne over the US any given hour: 61 000.
An apple, potato, and onion all taste the same if you eat them with your nose plugged.
Oil is cheaper than water in Venezuela and Saudi Arabia.
If your dog's feet smell like corn chips you're not alone. The term "Frito Feet" was coined to describe the scent.
Bill Gates pays over US$1 million per year in property taxes for his house.
Brazilian athletes funded their trip to the 1932 Olympics by selling coffee along the way.
Our bodies contain about 0.2 milligrams of gold most of it in our blood.
41 new species are discovered by scientists every single day.
On December 23 1947 Bell Telephone Laboratories in Murray Hill N.J. held a secret demonstration of the transistor which marked the foundation of modern electronics.
YouTube has a production space in Los Angeles that is free to use if you have 10 000 subscribers.
Neptune was mathematically predicted before it was directly observed based on the orbit of Uranus.
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