Friday, October 3, 2008

SOME INTERESTING FACTS....

Please check back for more as I post some in the future. We will start with these for now. Enjoy!!

SOME INTERESTING FACTS...
  • You can't create a folder called 'con' in Microsoft Windows.
  • All the planets in our solar system rotate anticlockwise, except Venus. It is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
  • The smallest human penis ever recorded was just 5/8 of an inch long.
  • Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
  • About 1 in 30 people in the U.S. are in jail, on probation, or on parole.
  • Hummingbirds are the only animal that can also fly backwards.
  • The creator of the NIKE Swoosh symbol was paid only $35 for the design.
  • Insects do not make noises with their voices. The noise of bees, mosquitoes and other buzzing insects is caused by rapidly moving their wings.
  • The phrase 'rule of thumb' is derived from and old English law which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb.
  • An average persons hand does 56% of the typing.
  • The cockroach is the fastest animal on 6 legs covering a meter a second.
  • Some Malaysians protect their babies from disease by bathing them in beer.
  • The only two animals that can see behind itself without turning its head are the rabbit and the parrot.
  • Mexico City is sinking at a rate of 18 inches per year!
  • Electricity doesn't move through a wire but through a field around the wire.
  • An octopus' testicles are located in its head.
  • Oenophobia is the Fear of wines.
  • The average person spends three years of his or her life on a toilet.
  • Welcome To Trigger readers are better looking, have larger penises and nicer boobs.
Some of these intersting facts were found online as well as orsm.net

1 comment:

cc1sillygoose said...

So you are a blogger now, at least that is the word on the streets. Yay!