If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days you would produce enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.

Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.

An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

Just twenty seconds worth of fuel remained when Apollo 11’s lunar module landed on the moon.

If you attempted to count to stars in a galaxy at a rate of one every second it would take around 3,000 years to count them all.

Every minute in the U.S. six people turn 17.

Human hair and fingernails continue to grow after death.

Termites eat wood twice as fast when listening to heavy metal music.

Guinness Book Of Records holds the record for being the book most stolen from Public Libraries.

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

In 1958, Thomas Watson, the chairman of IBM forecast a world market for only 5 computers.

The top five oil exporting nations in the World are Saudi Arabia, Russia, Norway, United Arab Emirates and Iran.

The average American male laughs 69 times a day where the average woman laughs 55 times a day.

On average people fear spiders more than death.

Cockroaches can live for 9 days after their head has been cut off.

The world's largest amphibian is the giant salamander. It can grow up to 5 ft. in length.

A car traveling 100 mph would take more than 29 million years to reach the nearest star.

In Cleveland, Ohio it is illegal to catch mice without a hunting license.

If a girl owns one barbie, she most likely owns seven.

The first coast-to-coast telephone line was established in 1914.

Pinocchio is Italian for "pine head."

35% of people watching T.V. yell at it.

If you put a raisin in a glass of champagne, it will keep floating to the top and sinking to the bottom.

Ice covers about 15% of the earth.

Anne Frank’s world famous diary was given to her when she was thirteen years old.

The most common birth date is October 5 and the least common is May 22 in U.S.A.

The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because when it was built, engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.

The sentence “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.” Uses every letter in the alphabet.

(developed by Western Union to test telex/twx communications.)

In Shakespeare’s time, mattresses were secured on bed frames by ropes. When you pulled on the ropes the mattress tightened, making the bed firmer to sleep on. That’s where the phrase, “goodnight, sleep tight” came from.

Diet Coke was only invented in 1982.

The longest recorded flight of a chicken is 13 seconds!

A sex fact for you:

Males, on average, think about sex every 7 seconds.

Cat urine glows under a black-light!


15 Answers

  • 10 years ago
    Best Answer

    OMG well did you know ... (Yeah that's right two can play at this game)

    You cannot snore and dream at the same time

    A woman in China partially lost her hearing after her boyfriend reportedly ruptured her eardrum with a passionate kiss. Apparently, the kiss reduced the pressure in the mouth, pulled the eardrum out, and caused the breakdown of the ear

    People have committed suicide in an endless variety of ways, including swallowing poisonous spiders, power-drilling holes in their heads, sticking hot pokers down their throats, choking on underwear, injecting peanut butter into their veins, crushing their necks in vices, and hurling themselves into vats of beer

    It is more likely someone will die from suicide than from homicide. For every two people killed by homicide, three people die of suicide

    Children grow faster in the springtime

    The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees.

    Kansas state law requires pedestrians crossing the highways at night to wear tail lights

    85% of obscene calls are made by males

    When you sneeze, all your bodily functions stop, even your heart

    The average bed is home to more than six billion dust mites

    75% of all murder victims knew their killer

    Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated

    Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite

    The average person falls asleep in seven minutes

    The only real person to be a Pez head was Betsy Ross

    I hope my useless knowledge takes you far :)

  • J C
    Lv 6
    10 years ago

    most of them are completely incorrect or at least partially wrong

    If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days you would produce enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.

    depends on the amount of energy you put into "yelling"

    Human hair and fingernails continue to grow after death. no hair doesn't the skin dehydrates causing it to shrivel exposing hair that was previously under the skin

    The world's largest amphibian is the giant salamander. It can grow up to 5 ft. in length.

    nope its the chinese giant salamander (there are 2 species refferred to as the "gaint salamander" the other being the japanese giant salamander) and they can hit 6 feet long.

    A sex fact for you:

    Males, on average, think about sex every 7 seconds.

    this is an urban legend with no proof to back it up at all.

    and these are the ones I can see without having to start checking the answers

  • 10 years ago

    Thank you

    Humpty Dumpty who fell of the wall was in fact a Cannon, on the wall of Colchester during the English Civil War

    The Pied Piper walked the streets of Hamelin in 1284, and allegedly left with 130 children while the parents were in church

    Two facts in return

  • 10 years ago

    The part about the Indiana University library sinking is an urban legend. The library is sitting on a layer of limestone almost 100 feet thick.

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  • Laura
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Calm down. You don't want to call her too soon. Wait a day and ask her for a second date. Then on the third date pop the question.

  • 10 years ago

    Haha I knew some but not most. And that's pretty weird because I was suppose to be born on October 5th.

  • 10 years ago

    I knew about half of those. I'm obsessed with useless facts!

  • 10 years ago

    No, I didn't because a lot of that is just plain incorrect.

  • 10 years ago

    i did not have time to read all that . but the first one was impossible

  • Mokaä
    Lv 5
    10 years ago


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