In today’s high-tech, fast paced lifestyle, we wonder
how many of us remember these facts. Some we learned
in school and others came from research. So did you
Al Capone’s business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend an average of 6 months waiting at red lights.
On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.
All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Babies are born without kneecaps. They don’t appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.
A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds. Dogs only have about 10.
Almonds are a member of the peach family.
Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.
There’s no Betty Rubble in the Flintstones Chewables Vitamins.
If you didn’t know before, you can now amaze
your friends and loved ones with your knowledge
of these facts.
Comments are always welcome.