The best and most interesting fun facts in the world... ever.

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The best and most interesting fun facts in the world... ever.

So, here is (as the title suggests) a list of the best and most interesting fun facts in the world… EVER. According to me that is... The list is in no specific order, but contains 30 random fun facts.

1. If coloring were not added to Coca-Cola, it would be green.

2. All of the clocks in the movie "Pulp Fiction" are stuck on 4:20.

3. During a lifetime, you will eat approximately 27000 dinners.

4. The box opener was invented 48 years after the hermetic can.

5. There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.

6. Almonds are a member of the peach family.

7. No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple.

8. 40,000 Americans are injured by toilets each year.

9. The average person over fifty will have spent 5 years waiting in lines.

10. People do not get sick from cold weather; it's from being indoors a lot more.

11. Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.

12. No piece of normal-size paper can be folded in half more than 7 times.

13. Dutch, on average are the tallest people in the world.

14. Licorice (or liquorice) and avocado are among the food that sets the mood for love making.

15. There are 86,400 seconds in a day.


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16. 'Jedi' is an official religion in Australia with over 70,000 followers (gotta love those Aussies!).

17. If you are right handed, you will tend to chew food on your right side. If you are left handed, you likely to chew food on your left side.

18. Dogs and cats, like humans, are either right or left handed (pawed).

19. You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching TV

20. Cold showers stimulate your sex drive.

21. Fortune cookies were actually invented in America (not China), in 1918, by Charles Jung.

22. The people in Bali only have one of four names: Wayan, Made, Nyoman, and Ketut.

23. The word "Checkmate" in chess comes from the Persian phrase "Shah Mat," which means "the king (shah) is dead (mat)."

24. Kissing helps prevent tooth decay.

25. A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.

26. The lion costume in the film Wizard of Oz was made from real lions.

27. More than 90% of plane crashes have survivors.

28. A troll will either petrify or explode, depending on its age, when exposed to direct sunlight or UV light (as proven in the Norwegian documentary The Troll Hunter [2010].)

29. Eating a packet of crisps a day is equivalent to drinking five liters of cooking oil a year.

30. The correct response to the Irish greeting, "Top of the morning to you," is "and the rest of the day to yourself."

Hope you enjoyed these 30 quite random fun facts... and found them random, funny and oh so factual.

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dspalding 5 years ago

Nice!


Nopalot 5 years ago

Interesting facts! thanks :)


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ChrisLincoln 5 years ago from Orange (or Lemon...) County, California

Resolver,

So wonderfully random...

C


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H P Roychoudhury 5 years ago from Guwahati, India

I enjoyed it.

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