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Stupid Facts

  • A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

  • A snail can sleep for three years.

  • All polar bears are left-handed.

  • American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.

  • Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.

  • Butterflies taste with their feet.

  • Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.

  • If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.

  • If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you will have produced enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.

  • In ancient Egypt, priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and eyelashes.

  • Marilyn Monroe had six toes on one foot.

  • On average, people fear spiders more than they do death.
    (see Phobias)

  • Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.

  • Shakespeare invented the word 'assassination' and 'bump'.
    (see Works of Shakespeare)

  • Some lions mate over 50 times a day.

  • Starfish don't have brains.

  • The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.

  • The catfish has over 27,000 taste buds.

  • The electric chair was invented by a dentist.

  • The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body to squirt blood 30 feet.