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It is impossible to lick your elbow.

A crocodile can’t stick it’s tongue out.

A shrimp’s heart is in their head.

People say “Bless you” when you sneeze because when you sneeze, you’re heart stops for a millisecond.

In a study of 200,000 ostriches over a period of 80 years, no one reported a single case where an ostrich buried its head in the sand (or attempted to do so).

It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.

A pregnant goldfish is called a twit.

Between 1937 and 1945 Heinz produced a version of Alphabetti Spaghetti especially for the German market that consisted solely of little pasta swastikas.

On average, a human being will have sex more than 3,000 times and spend two weeks kissing in their lifetime.

More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received a telephone call.

Rats and horses can’t vomit.

The ”sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick” is said to be the toughest tongue twister in the English language.

If you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib. If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die. If you keep your eyes open by force, they will pop out.

Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over million descendants.

Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

If the government has no knowledge of aliens, then why does Title 14, Section 1211 of the Code of Federal Regulations, implemented on July 16, 1969, make it illegal for U.S. citizens to have any contact with extraterrestrials or their vehicles?

In every episode of Seinfeld there is a Superman somewhere.

The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.

Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.

A duck’s quack doesn’t echo, and no one knows why.

23% of all photocopier faults worldwide are caused by people sitting on them and photocopying their buttocks.

In the course of an average lifetime you will, while sleeping, eat 70 assorted insects and 10 spiders.

Most lipstick contains fish scales.

Cat’s urine glows under a black-light.

Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different.

I bet you tried to lick your elbow!

What is the only food that doesn’t spoil? Honey

What do bulletproof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers, and laser printers all have in common? All invented by women.

Coca-Cola was originally green.

The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time television was Fred and Wilma Flintstone.

The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s gum.

Barbie’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.

Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying

Dolphins sleep with one eye open

During your lifetime, you’ll eat about 60,000 pounds of food, that’s the weight of about 6 elephants

In space, astronauts are unable to cry, because there is no gravity and the tears won’t flow

It is illegal to ride an ugly horse down the street in Wilbur Washington

The average life span of a major league baseball is 5-7 pitches

The first toilet ever seen on television was on “Leave It To Beaver”

The Les Nessman character on the TV series WKRP in Cincinnati wore a band-aid in every episode. Either on himself, his glasses, or his clothing

The official definition of a “Jiffy” is 1/100 of a second

The tip of a bullwhip moves so fast that it breaks the sound barrier. The “crack” of a whip is actually a tiny sonic boom

Thomas Edison, light bulb inventor, was afraid of the dark

Editor Note: Not sure if all these are true, but it sure was fun reading them. BTW, you can lick your elbow if your tongue is long enough. I did!

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