In Hershey, Pennsylvania, the streetlights along Chocolate Avenue are in the shape of Hershey Kisses.
In 1984, Ronald Reagan declared the month of July to be National Ice Cream Month.
Key West, Florida is the southernmost point in the continental United States. South Point, Hawaii is the country's southernmost point overall.
At horse race tracks, the favorite wins fewer than 30% of the time.
3991. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : dhondo keshav karve
educationist, social reformer
Year : 1958
Region : maharashtra.
There is an organization called SCROOGE in Charlottesville, Virginia that stands for Society to Curtail Ridiculous, Outrageous, and Ostentatious Gift Exchanges. This was formed to keep gift giving affordable and simple
Krispy Kreme make five million doughnut a day
40% of all people at a party will snoop in your medicine cabinet.
If all the gold sitting in the oceans and seas were mined, every person on this plant would get about 20 kilograms of gold each.
Carolyn Bessette Kennedy's pet name for JFK Jr. was Mouse.
The seventeenth president of the United States, Andrew Johnson did not know how to read until he was 17 years old
If the chemical sodium is dropped into water it will immediately and violently explode.
The Mona-Lisa, now hanging in the Louvre museum in Paris, is valued today at $100,000,000.
Franklin Pierce is the only President to have said I promise instead of I swear at his Inauguration. He did it for religious reasons.
Levi Strauss blue jeans with copper rivets were priced at $13.50 per dozen in 1874.
The heart of an adult giraffe weighs on average 26 pounds
No word in the the English dictionary rhymes with "MONTH".
It is illegal to take more than 2 baths a month within Boston confines.
McDonald restaurants serve food and drink to an amazing 43 million customers on a daily basis
There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.
The Koala bear is not really a bear, but is really related to the kangaroo and the wombat.
35% of women say that their confidence is their main weapon to attract men, while 20% of women say they just use their looks.
A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
Anti-American demonstrators protesting in Bangladesh after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks carried posters of Osama bin Laden sitting alongside Bert, a beloved Sesame Street Muppet character
The first female guest host of Saturday Night Live was actress Candace Bergen
Pearls are rarely found in North American oysters
Pure electricity, when photographed, shows up as a brightly glowing liquid droplet flowing inside a tiny crystal.
George Washington Carver invented peanut butter.
During World War II, Uncle Ben's was the exclusive supplier of rice to the U.S. Armed Forces.
William Howard Taft was the first President to own a car.
The first German car to be built solely outside of Germany is the BMW Z3.
A manned rocket can reach the moon in less time than it used to take to travel the length of England by stagecoach.
More steel in the United States is used to make bottle caps than to manufacture automobile bodies.
The three best-known western names in China: Jesus Christ, Richard Nixon, and Elvis Presley
About 55% of all movies are rated R. About 500 movies are made in the US and 800 in India annually.
Absolutely pure gold is so soft that it can be molded with the hands.
In golf, a 'Bo Derek' is a score of 10.
In-vitro babies are born in Australia more than any other country in the world
4027. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : govind ballabh pant
freedom fighter, jurist home minister
Year : 1957
Region : uttar pradesh (now uttarakhand).
In 1980, the only country in the world with no telephones was Bhutan.
An American chews an average of 300 sticks of gum in a year
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, named in the Bible's Book of Revelation, are Conquest, Slaughter, Famine, and Death.
If you went out into space, you would explode before you suffocated because there's no air pressure.
Business.com is currently the most expensive domain name sold for $7.5 million.
Isaac Asimov is the only author to have a book in every Dewey-decimal category.
In the last 4,000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.
To make one glass of orange juice, 50 glasses of water are needed to grow enough oranges to make the juice
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Unreal Travel Destinations in Europe
Cure for Atherosclerosis
Rules to play Roller Soccer
Rules to play Shot Put
Grip the shot with your fingers
Cup the shot, or heavy ball, with your fingers and thumb along the back side of the ball. Dont touch the shot with your palm, and dont spread out your fingers around the ball. Use your dominant hand.