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1572. Fact
First-cousin marriages are legal in Utah, so long as both parties are 65 or older!

1079. Fact
400 quarter-pounders can be made out of 1 cow

3809. Fact
An old law in Bellingham, Washington made it illegal for a woman to take more than 3 steps backwards while dancing.

1590. Fact
Geller and Huchra have made three-dimensional maps of the distrubution of galaxies. In each layer of the map some galaxies are grouped together in such a way that they resemble a human being.

4418. Fact
Ironically, watermelons, which are 92% water, originated from the Kalahari Desert in Africa

8052. Fact
Pierce Brosnan once worked with the circus as a fire eater.

5228. Fact
The X's that people sometimes put at the end of letters or notes to mean a kiss, actually started back in the 1000's when Lords would sign their names at the end of documents to other important people. It was originally a cross that they would kiss after signing to signify that they were faithful to God and their King. Over the years though, it slanted into the X

3057. Fact
The board game Scrabble was originally called Criss Cross Words by inventor Alfred Butts

9706. Fact
95% of the entire lemon crop produced in the U.S. is from California and Arizona

8486. Fact
Ninety-nine percent of pumpkins sold in the United States are for the sole purpose of decoration.

9981. Fact
Hydrogen is the most common atom in the universe

1731. Fact
In every episode of Seinfeld, there is a superman somewhere.

204. Fact
The planet saturn has a density lower than water. So, if placed in water it would float.

7237. Fact
A seagull can drink salt water because it has special glands that filter out the salt

4743. Fact
One acre of wheat can produce enough bread to feed a family of four people for about ten years

1903. Fact
Mark Twain didn't graduate from elementary school.

7599. Fact
Since the United Nations was founded in 1945, there have been 140 wars

3594. Fact
Kissing is healthier than shaking hands

5087. Fact
Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate every second

9929. Fact
Mercury is the only planet whose orbit is coplanar with its equator. Venus and Uranus are the only planets that rotate opposite to the direction of their orbit.

8159. Fact
An ounce of gold can be beaten up into a sheet covering 9.3 sq. meters, or drawn into 80.5 kms (50 miles) of wire.

8188. Fact
Jaw muscles can provide about 200 pounds of force to bring the back teeth together for chewing.

2589. Fact
The word Tips is actually an acronym standing for 'To Insure Prompt Service'.

3903. Fact
A woman has approximately 4.5 litres of blood in her body, while men have 5.6 litres

8307. Fact
The state law of Pennsylvania prohibits singing in the bathtub.

3956. Fact
At 188 decibels, the whistle of the blue whale is the loudest sound produced by any animal

2154. Fact
Reindeer milk has more fat than cow milk.

5136. Fact
There are two credit cards for every person in the United States

4288. Fact
The world's largest rodent is the Capybara. An Amazon water hog that looks like a guinea pig, it can weigh more than 100 pounds.

2146. Fact
Rabbits cannot vomit.

3897. Fact
5% of the world population lives in the US but 22% of the world's prisons population are held in the US.

5033. Fact
In Los Angeles, there are fewer people than there are automobiles

8629. Fact
Audrey Hepburn's real name was Edda van Heemstra Hepburn-Ruston.

6685. Fact
Orville Wright, a pilot, was involved in the first aircraft accident. His passenger, a Frenchman, was killed.

2347. Fact
The fingerprints of koala bears are virtually indistinguishable from those of humans, so much so that they could be confused at a crime scene.

7111. Fact
In Iceland it is illegal to have pets.

6045. Fact
Some octopuses have been known to eat their arms off when they are exposed to stressful situations

4202. Fact
Seattle passed an ordinance that states that goldfish could ride the city buses in bowls only if they kept still.

8969. Fact
The material to build the Taj Mahal was brought in from various parts of India by a fleet of 1000 elephants

7047. Fact
A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.

8460. Fact
As part of the original design, the names of 72 French scientists and other famous people is imprinted on the sides of the Eiffel tower

572. Fact
In 1994, 36,021 wrongly parked cars were towed away in new york city.

4279. Fact
In English, four is the only digit that has the same number of letters as its value.

8273. Fact
Any animal that has skin hair or fur can get dandruff, but in animals it is called dander.

4160. Fact
Bill Bowerman, the co-founder of the shoe company Nike, got his first shoe idea after staring at a waffle iron. This gave him the idea of using squared spikes to make the shoes lighter

8837. Fact
Close to 80% of people who watch the Super Bowl on television, only do so to view the commercials

10567. Fact
In Columbus, Georgia it is illegal to sit on one's porch in an indecent position.

636. Fact
In the popular bond film from russia with love, author ian flemming made a cameo appearance in one of the scenes as a man taking a leisurely walk.

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

9782. Fact
The surface speed record on the moon is 10.56 miles per hour. It was set in a lunar rover.

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