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Interesting and Useless Facts You May Not Know

Updated on December 12, 2011

Did You Know?

Did you know????

  1. 11% of people are left-handed? I'm a lefty.
  2. Cats spend 66% of their life sleeping? Wow! What lazy animals...
  3. There is more zinc and copper in intelligent people's hair? Weird, huh?
  4. Cats were once used to deliver mail? The experiment failed because cats are thoroughly undisciplined. Most likely, they tore the envelope up too!
  5. Peanuts are one of the ingredients in dynamite?
  6. Almonds are part of the peach family? Peachy huh?
  7. Fauntleroy is Donald Duck's middle name?
  8. When you call someone a "twit" you are actually referring to a pregnant goldfish.
  9. In the Roman Court, a man testifying was literally swearing on his testicles that he was telling the truth? I bet those men weren't liars!
  10. A cat can make over 100 vocal noises? A dog only 10.
  11. 12 babies are given to the wrong parents daily.
  12. Al Capone's business card stated that he was a used furniture salesman.
  13. John Dillinger was a professional baseball player.
  14. Alaska has over 500 earthquakes per year.
  15. Alligators can live up to 100 years.
  16. Consistent farting for 6 years and 9 months is enough energy for an atomic bomb! Wow! That's explosive!
  17. President George W. Bush was a cheerleader! I can see him in a skirt and pom poms now!
  18. A person spends an average of 3 years of his life sitting on the toilet!
  19. The percentage of photocopier faults caused by people sitting on them and making copies of their butt is 23%.
  20. 40,000 recorded toilet accidents a year happen in the US?

I will add more fun and useless facts in more hubs to come!

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    • Smokes Angel profile image
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      Smokes Angel 5 years ago from Broke Alabama

      thanks for the comment

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      Daffy Duck 5 years ago from Cornelius, Oregon

      About #18. If #16 is true than I would imagine someone would be there for a lot longer than 3 years. Of course that would mean that #20 would probably increase as well. :)

      Funny hub. A joy to read.

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      Smokes Angel 5 years ago from Broke Alabama

      Thanks Barbara... I actually enjoyed looking them up... and laughed at some of them

    • Barbara Kay profile image

      Barbara Badder 5 years ago from USA

      This was a good one. Some weird facts. A few I already knew, but several I didn't.

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      Smokes Angel 5 years ago from Broke Alabama

      Thanks for reading it and glad you enjoyed it!

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      Dexter Yarbrough 5 years ago from United States

      This was fun to read. I learned something new! Thanks.