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8773. Fact
The longest punt return for a touchdown was 103 yards

8774. Fact
The U.S. Dow Jones' lowest figure was 41.22 was on July 8, 1932.

8775. Fact
There is a butterfly found in Brazil that has the smell and color of a chocolate.

8776. Fact
Women are 37% more likely to go to a psychiatrist than men are.

8777. Fact
Lovemaking is a good aerobic exercise that improves the circulation and works the heart.

8778. Fact
On September 3, 1970, a hailstone was found in Coffeyville, Kansas that was eight inches in diameter and weighed 1.67 pounds.

8779. Fact
The motto of the American people, In God We Trust, was not adopted as the national slogan until 1956.

8780. Fact
A starfish can turn its stomach inside out

8781. Fact
The hump of a camel can weigh up to 35 kilograms

8782. Fact
The only animals that can naturally sleep on their backs are humans. No other animal actually does--apes usually sleep sitting up and leaning on something.

8783. Fact
Frisbee got its name from William Russel Frisbee, who was a pie baker. He used to sell his pies in a thin tin pan, which had Frisbee written on it. When Walter Frederick Morrison thought of the idea of making saucer like disks to play catch, he visited the campus of Yale and noticed people there were using the pie pan to play catch so he therefore renamed his invention to Frisbee

8784. Fact
In 1986, a drunk fan got into a pace car at Talladega Superspeedway, and started joyriding on the track in front of a nationwide audience. The police cruisers who had to chase him around the track were not amused when they caught and arrested him

8785. Fact
People whose mouth has a narrow roof are more likely to snore. This is because they have less oxygen going through their nose

8786. Fact
The first domain name ever registered was Symbolics.com

8787. Fact
Broccoli and cauliflower are the only vegetables that are flowers.

8788. Fact
The total surface area of a pair of human lungs is equal to that of a tennis court.

8789. Fact
The Eiffel Tower has 2,500,000 rivets in it.

8790. Fact
There is now an ATM at McMurdo Station in Antarctica, which has a winter population of two hundred people

8791. Fact
In 1281, the Mongol army of Kublai Khan tried to invade Japan but were ravaged by a hurricane that destroyed their fleet

8792. Fact
On average, Americans spend five times more of their time in their cars than they do on vacation

8793. Fact
Some toothpastes and deodorants contain the same chemicals found in antifreeze

8794. Fact
Humphrey Bogart was related to Princess Diana

8795. Fact
Advertisements for coffee in London in 1657 claimed that the beverage was a cure for scurvy, gout and other ills.

8796. Fact
Desert snails can stay in their shell for up to three years

8797. Fact
Pinocchio is Italian for "pine eye".

8798. Fact
Perfume contains ethyl alcohol and 25% fragrant oils. Cologne is cheaper to produce and to purchase because the oil content in cologne is only 3%. Cologne was named for the German city in which it was first produced. The original formula combined alcohol, lemon spirits, orange bitters and mint oil.

8799. Fact
The name Grey Poupon used for mustard comes from two people: Maurice Grey and Auguste Poupon. Grey was the inventor of a machine that mass produced fine textured mustard, and Poupon was an already established maker of mustard. In 1886 the Grey-Poupon firm was formed

8800. Fact
The famous Christmas song Jingle Bells was written for a Thanksgiving program in 1857 by James Pierpont. At the time, the song was called The One-Horse Open Sleigh.

8801. Fact
The leading cause of deaths for children between the ages of 1 and 4 are motor vehicle crashes

8802. Fact
La Paz, Bolivia is a virtually fireproof city. At an altitude of about 12,000 feet above sea level, the amount of oxygen in the atmosphere is barely able to support fire.

8803. Also known as
Original name : rajinder singh
Also known as : sparrow.

8804. Fact
Kissing helps prevent tooth decay

8805. Fact
The company Chanel claims that every 30 seconds, somewhere in the world, a bottle of Chanel No 5 is sold

8806. Also known as
Original name : otto von bismarck
Also known as : man of blood and iron; iron chancellor.

8807. Fact
Air is passed through the nose at a speed of 100 miles per hour when a person sneezes

8808. Fact
Ninety percent of the population has an innie belly button

8809. Also known as
Original name : madan mohan malaviya
Also known as : mahamana.

8810. Fact
Walt Disney got the idea for Mickey Mouse from watching mice play in a garage, where he was forced to work, because he could not afford to rent an art studio.

8811. Fact
18% of an Americans income is spent on transportation

8812. Fact
Twit is the name given for a pregnant goldfish

8813. Fact
Dueling is legal in Paraguay as long as both parties are registered blood donors

8814. Fact
The average American drinks 400 glasses of milk in a year

8815. Fact
When the Titanic sank, 2228 people were on it. Only 706 survived.

8816. Fact
The silkworm consumes 86000 times its own weight in 56 days.

8817. Fact
Termites outnumber humans ten to one.

8818. Fact
The White House has a movie theater, swimming pool, bowling lane, jogging track, and a tennis court

8819. Fact
The average number of people that go to a party for the Super Bowl is 17

8820. Fact
Coney Island in New York got its name from rabbits. In early days it was overrun by rabbits, which were often referred to as coneys.

8821. Fact
In 1947, Toys for Tots started making the holidays a little happier for children by organizing its first Christmas toy drive for needy youngsters.

8822. Fact
Two U.S. Presidents with the initials J.M. followed each other as president.

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