Subject:  More "Things you didn't know"

   A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
 
 
A snail can sleep for three years.
 
   All polar bears are left handed.
 
  
Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.
 
   Babies are born without knee caps. They don't   appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
 
  
Butterflies taste with their feet.
 
   Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds, dogs only have about 10.
 
   Cat's urine glows under a black light.  (So does Ringworm)
 
   China has more English speakers than the United States.
 
 
Now THIS is pitiful...  Donald Duck comics were banned in Finland
   because he doesn't wear any pants.
 

   Dueling is legal in Paraguay as long as both parties are registered blood donors.
 
  
Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.
 
   February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
 
   Humans and dolphins are the only species that have sex for pleasure.
 
   "I am." is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
 
 
  If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line would never end because of
   the rate of reproduction.

 
   If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you will have produced enough sound energy
   to heat one cup of coffee.
 
 
  In ancient Egypt, priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and
   eyelashes.

 
   In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.
 
  
Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.
 
   Marilyn Monroe had six toes on one of her feet.
 
 
  No word in the English language rhymes with month.
 
   Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously.
 
 
  On average, people fear spiders more than they do death.
 
   One of the reasons marijuana is illegal today is because cotton growers in the 1930's lobbied
   against hemp farmers-they saw it as competition.
 
  
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
 

   Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.
 
  
Shakespeare invented the word 'assassination' and 'bump'.
 
   Starfish haven't got brains.
 
  
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
 
   The catfish has over 27,000 taste buds.
 
 
The cruise liner, Queen Elizabeth 2, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel
   that it burns.

 
   The electric chair was invented by a dentist.
 
   The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body to squirt blood 30 feet.
 
  
The most common name in the world is Mohammed.
 
   The name of all the continents ends with the same letter that they started with.
 
   The name Wendy was made up for the book 'Peter Pan."
 
 
  The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.
 
   There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.
 
 
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
 
   You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.