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This is cute...I had no idea that was true about Churchill....
Did you know that:


* a dime has 118 ridges around the edge
* a cat has 32 muscles in each ear
* a crocodile cannot stick out its tongue
* a dragonfly has a lifespan of 24 hours
* a goldfish has a memory span of 3 seconds
* a "jiffy" is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second
* a shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes
* a snail can sleep for three years
* Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer
* All 50 states of are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill
* Almonds are a member of the peach family
* An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain
* Babies are born without kneecaps. They don't appear until the child reaches 2-6 years of age
* Butterflies taste with their feet
* Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds. Dogs only have 10
* "Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt"
* February 1865 is the only month on recorded history not to have a full moon
* In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated
* If the population of China walked past you, in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction
* If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend an average of 6 months waiting at red lights
* It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open
* Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors
* Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable
* No word in the English Language rhymes wih month, orange, silver or purple
* On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag
* Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing
* Peanuts are one of the ingrediants of dynamite
* Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated
* "Stewardesses" is the longest word typed with only the left hand and "lollipop" with your right
* The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing
* The cruise liner, QE2, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns
* The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket
* The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid
* The words 'racecar,' 'kayak' and 'level' are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left (palindromes)
* There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar
* There are more chickens than people in the world
* There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous
* There are two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: "abstemious" and "facetious."
* There's no Betty Rubble in the Flintstones Chewables Vitamins
* Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur
* TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard
* Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance
* Women blink nearly as twice as much as men
* Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks; otherwise it will digest itself


....NOW YOU KNOW EVERYTHING!​
 

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PhoenixRising said:
This is cute...I had no idea that was true about Churchill....
Did you know that:

* There's no Betty Rubble in the Flintstones Chewables Vitamins



....NOW YOU KNOW EVERYTHING!​
While this was true several years ago, a massive letter writing campaign brought Betty into the Flintstones vitamin family.

NOW you know everything! :)
 

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Alan From NYC said:
While this was true several years ago, a massive letter writing campaign brought Betty into the Flintstones vitamin family.

NOW you know everything! :)
I have to take 2 Flintstones Complete every day. Once in the morning. Once in the evening. Now you know more than you needed to. :)
 
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