111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321
A star explodes approx each second
Authors- Puzzo’s Godfather rejected 18 times
Astronomy- the Sun loses its mass at 4.2 M tons per second
Called on the carpet- The boss’s office was carpeted.
City with the most Rolls Royce’s per capita- Hong Kong
Average number of people airborne over the US any given hour- 61,000.
The world’s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910.
The youngest pope was 11 years old.
First novel ever written on a typewriter: Tom Sawyer.
Coca-Cola was originally sold as a patent medicine for headaches; contained cocaine
Languages- were 10,000; now 7,000
Make the bed. Beds were created each night from straw.
More Jews live in Iran than any other Middle Eastern country
One-half of the Canadian population lives south of Seattle.
One-half of the population in the US lives within 50 miles of an ocean
Only animal that cannot jump- elephant
Only animal that cannot move backward- kangaroo
Only bird that can fly backwards- hummingbird
Osama was one of 54 children born to an illiterate billionaire father
Polar Bears can live for half a year from their fat reserve
Polar bears can smell a seal 3 feet under the ice for a distance of ½ mile
Polar bears can swim in icy cold water for 60 miles
Red Tape: British bureaucrats tied docs with red tape, time to tie and untie caused delays.
The name Jeep came from the abbreviation used for the “General Purpose” vehicle, G.P.
The cruise liner, Queen Elizabeth II, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel
Top 3 Muslim Countries: Indonesia, Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh 80% outside the Arab world
The only animal (other than primates) with knees that bend forward – elephant
Three-fourths of the world’s population earns less than $2 per day
What is the only food that doesn’t spoil? Honey
Yrekabakery spelled backwards is the same
Cleopatra was Greek, Catherin the Great was German, Napoleon was Corsican, Hitler was Austrian