Random Fact Tuesday.

It’s that time again. Enjoy.

  • When cats are happy or pleased, they squeeze their eyes shut
  • The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees
  • The vibrator was originally used as a medicinal treatment for female “hysteria” during the 19th century
  • George Washington didn’t want his image on US coins.  He didn’t want to imitate European monarchs.
  • The skin of the average woman weighs 3 kilograms, while that of the average man weighs 5 kilograms
  • During good sex, endorphins are released, which are powerful painkillers. So headaches are in fact a bad excuse not to have sex
  • The shrimp’s heart is in its head
  • Kissing helps prevent tooth decay
  • Impotence is grounds for divorce in 26 U.S. states
  • Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.
  • Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
  • Pinocchio was made of pine.
  • The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets
  • It is estimated that at any one time, 0.7% of the world’s population are drunk
  • The bagpipe was originally made from the whole skin of a dead sheep

Until next week my friends… have a good one.

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