Random Fact Tuesday.

  • A group of ferrets is called a business.
  • The reality TV series Jersey Shore is called “Macaroni Rascals” in Japan.
  • 315 entries in Webster’s 1996 Dictionary were misspelled.
  • Ketchup was sold in the 1830’s as a medicine.
  • By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you can’t sink in quicksand.
  • The “pound” (#) key on your keyboard is called an octothorp.
  • Dreamt” is the only word in the English language that ends in “mt”
  • A person will die from total lack of sleep sooner than from starvation. Death will occur about 10 days without sleep, while starvation takes a Few weeks.
  • Right handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left handed People do.
  • China has more English speakers than the United States.
  • If you leave Tokyo by plane at 7:00am, you will arrive in Honolulu at Approximately 4:30pm the previous day.
  • You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath.
  • A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
  • The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
  • Most lipstick contains fish scales.
  • Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over million descendants.

2 thoughts on “Random Fact Tuesday.

  1. We had two ferrets at one point. Would that still be a business? Fun fact about the ferrets: one was deaf. We have a thing for ending up with deaf animals.

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