Discussion in 'Odds & Ends' started by Vcore89, Jul 5, 2014.
It isfun because it is a fact!
Canada is an Indian word meaning ''Big Village'.
Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
If you try to stop yourself from throwing up by closing your mouth, the vomit will just come out your nose.
The invetor of the light bulb was afraid of the dark.
Coca-Cola would be green if colouring were not added to it.:grin:
Female Kangaroos have three vagina's.
Elephants weigh less than a blue whale's tongue.
Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.
Walt Disney had Musophobia, which is the fear of mice! (he created Mickey Mouse)
Elephants can't jump. Fact.
A crocodile can not stick its tongue out.
Honey does not spoil. You could essentially eat three thousand year old honey. FACT.
Leonardo Da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other hand at the same time.
Leonardo Da Vinci also had dyslexia.
Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.
No word in the English language ryhmes with:
3. silver or
The hyoid bone is the sole bone in your body that is not connected to another bone. Bone-us points if u no where it's located!
Words with obscure perfect ryhmes...
orange - Blorenge (a hill in Wales)
silver - chilver (female lamb)
Words with obscure perfect ryhmes...
purple - nurple (slang: act of roughly twistting a nipple)
Really. My Mum used to keep it in the fridge to prevent spoilage, and often throw it away. It used to congeal if i remember, the sugar separating from the rest or something like that.
and this is for Sir Sentinel (presumptuous of me...):
The average chocolate bar has eight insect legs in it.
Does Djok have purple nurples? Hope we don't see them today!
It is impossible to lick your own elbow (go on, try it!).
Quest for 18th and 80th! And what would be Chrissy's welcoming gift to the 18-slam club for Rodge? Purply everywhere?
Bananas grow pointing upwards.
Also impossible to kiss one's own arse...that's why I leave it to others to perform!
Have u been spying on me in the bedroom???:twisted:
Worms taste like fried bacon.
R2 might wanna try it, our in-house bacon connoisseur.
111,111 x 111,111 = 123,456,789,987,654,321.
No part of New Zealand is more than 128 km from the sea. FACT.
Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a ''Friday the 13th''.
It is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky. FACT.
The sun is square when viewed from the arctic.
(Could the Earth be square when viewed from the sun?)
An aptly (I suppose) fun facts would be:
The strongest muscle in proportion to its size in the human body is the tongue.
A fact it is, that is because of their necks.
Spiders have eight legs. FACT.
Here is an article explaining if you can be bothered...
Heres a wee tennis one for you on the ATP tour when a player hits a first serve in and hits a forehand as their second shot the server wins 99% of points on average
Monfils is the only person to have not been aced by Karlovic in a match. Fact.
English can be a repetitiously boring language...all 24-hour calendar parts end in "day".
The Mighty Federer only wins [Grand Slams] with his tried, test and proven Tour 90 racquet! That is a fact until proven otherwise.
[Revert back to Tour 90 and you shall win again this fall at Flushing Meadows, come on!]
People can generally survive without food for 30-40 days average.
Compliments to FanofLu for the inspiration of this fact.
Each drop of your blood earns mega frequent flyer miles...12,000 of them per day.
Butterflies taste with their feet! :grin:
You drown differently in fresh water and salt water. Salt water takes much longer for you to die an uncomfortable death. Fact.
The Whale Shark is A Fish.
On average, doctors sloppy handwriting kills around 7,000 people annually.
This is a good one. Mount Everest has more than 200 bodies on it, which are now landmarks to the way to the top. :shock:
Article is from 2011, but today is still relevant.
Caution: dead bodies.
Separate names with a comma.