Funny Facts

  • If you unfolded your brain, it would cover an ironing board
  • If you counted 24 hours a day, it would take 31,688 years to reach a trillion
  • Mosquitoes prefer children to adults, blondes to brunettes
  • No matter its size or thickness, no piece of paper can be folded in half more than 8 times
  • There are more chickens than people in the world
  • There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball
  • An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain
  • It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open
  • Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite
  • Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts
  • People spend about two weeks of their lives at traffic light
  • Armadillos are able to contract leprosy
  • The ant, when intoxicated, will always fall over to its right side
  • The original name of Bank of America was Bank of Italy
  • Topless saleswomen are legal in Liverpool England, but only in tropical fish stores
  • In Bahrain, a male gynecologist can only examine a woman's private part through a mirror
  • In comic strips, the person on the left always speaks first
  • A snail can sleep for three years
  • Turtles can breathe through their butts
  • Pearls melt in vinegar
  • Walt Disney was afraid of mice
  • You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television
  • Donkeys kill more people than plane crashes
  • Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 month two rats could have over a million descendants
  • In the 1800's, people believed that gin could cure stomach troubles
  • Thomas Edison designed a helicopter that would work with gunpowder. It ended up blowing up and also blew up his factory
  • McDonald's calls frequent buyers of their food 'heavy users'
  • Male and female rats may have sex twenty three times a day
  • US tops the world in plastic surgery procedures. Next comes Mexico
  • 0.7% of Americans are currently in prison