Random Fact Tuesday.

  • In Tokyo, a bicycle is faster than a car for most trips of less than 50 minutes!
  • Should there be a crash, Prince Charles and Prince William never travel on the same airplane as a precaution!
  • The names of Popeye’s four nephews are Pipeye, Peepeye, Pupeye, and Poopeye!
  • A Boeing 747 airliner holds 57,285 gallons of fuel!
  • A lightning bolt generates temperatures five times hotter than those found at the sun’s surface!
  • Forest fires move faster uphill than downhill!
  • It’s illegal to drink beer out of a bucket while you’re sitting on a curb in St. Louis!
  • A group of geese on the ground is a gaggle, a group of geese in the air is a skein!
  • Taphephobia is the fear of being buried alive!
  • Clinophobia is the fear of beds!
  • A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside!
  • A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off – it dies from starvation!
  • It’s against the law to pawn your dentures in Las Vegas!
  • More people use blue toothbrushes, than red ones!
  • The katydid bug hears through holes in its hind legs!
  • Q is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear in the name of any of the United States!
  • A fetus develops fingerprints at eighteen weeks!
  • A toothpick is the object most often choked on by Americans!
  • After eating, a housefly regurgitates its food and then eats it again!
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