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6th December 2002, 10:22 AM
Weird Things You Would Never Know!!

Butterflies taste with their feet.

All polar bears are left handed.

A snail can sleep for three years.

An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.

A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

Women blink nearly twice as much as men.

The electric chair was invented by a dentist.

Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.

It's physically impossible for you to lick your elbow.

The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.

Average life span of a major league baseball: 7 pitches.

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

Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.

It's possible to lead a cow upstairs...but not downstairs.

On average people fear spiders more than they do death.

Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older.

No word in the English language rhymes with "MONTH."

The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every
year because when it built, engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.

"Go," is the shortest complete sentence knownin the English

On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every

Ninety percent of New York City cabbies are recently arrived

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

In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all of the
world's nuclear weapons combined.

Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and
ears never stop growing. - SCARY!!!

In ancient Egypt, priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies,
including their eyebrows and eyelashes.

TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.

If Barbie were life-size, her measurements would be 39-23-33. She would stand seven feet, two inches tall.

Almost everyone who reads this email will try to lick their elbow.

6th December 2002, 12:43 PM
"TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard."

HEHE.. didn't know that :)

nice one ;)


sweet sensation
6th December 2002, 12:52 PM
Lol !!! I tried to lick my elbow !!! :axe: :crazy:

6th December 2002, 01:18 PM
i didn't try to lick my elbow cos i already tried a while ago:S :S :S but i did take the pen out of my mouth:$ :$ :$

nice1 cookie, the barbie 1 was quite scarey though:|

jayne x

6th December 2002, 01:59 PM
I tried to lick my penis :)

6th December 2002, 10:05 PM
Originally posted by fugjostle
I tried to lick my penis :)

Lol would`nt it be easier to try and lick you`re elbow.

Another wierd fact is the man who invented bugs bunny was allergic to carrots.Neer what`s up doc.


6th December 2002, 10:17 PM
Originally posted by digthemusic
Lol would`nt it be easier to try and lick you`re elbow.

wouldn't that depend??;)

jayne x

9th December 2002, 02:48 PM
Quality Cookie LMFAO :D