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Stupid Facts

  • "Mr. Mojo Risin" is an anagram for Jim Morrison.

  • Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.

  • In every episode of Seinfeld, there is a Superman somewhere.

  • The name Jeep came from the abbreviation used in the army for the "General Purpose" vehicle, G.P.

  • Murphy's Oil Soap is the chemical most commonly used to clean elephants.

  • Since 1886, the beginning of the modern Olympics, only Greece and Australia have participated in every games.
    (see The Olympics)

  • Barbie's measurements if she were life size: 39-23-33. She would stand seven feet, two inches tall and have a neck twice the length of a normal human's.

  • February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
    (see Phases of the Moon)

  • It takes a lobster approximately seven years to grow to be one pound.

  • Giraffes have no vocal cords.

  • The cruise liner, Queen Elizabeth II, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.

  • Isaac Asimov is the only author to have book in every Dewey-decimal category.

  • Roger Ebert is the only film critic to have ever won the Pulitzer prize.