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Stupid Facts

  • Basketball was invented in the United States in 1891.

  • Mercaptan in asparagus is what causes urine to smell.

  • Lachrymatory-factor synthase in onions is what makes you cry.

  • You cannot lose a contact lens in the back of your head.

  • Pigs don't sweat.

  • Like a cow, an elk has four stomachs.

  • Eric Clapton's given birth name was Patrick Clapp.

  • The metallic element gallium can melt in your hand.
    (see Periodic Table of Elements)

  • The average speed of a man's orgasm is 28 MPH.

  • There are no fish living in the Dead Sea.

  • It is illegal to lick toads in Arizona.

  • The largest kidney stone weighed 14 pounds.

  • Frogs don't drink water.