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Old 01-17-2002, 11:47 PM
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Some Interesting Facts.....
> >
> > 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,
your
Heart
> >
> > stops for a mili-second.
> >
> > 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 - apart from Bones ).
> >
> > 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.
> >
> > 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 can 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
> >
> > Over 75% of people who read this will try to lick their elbow.
 
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Old 01-18-2002, 12:06 AM
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I admit it I tried.
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I didnt try but went through the process in my head. I think i've heard a duck echo before.
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Didn't know I was aiding and abetting an alien...
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I bet this girl could lick her elbow....
http://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/p/nm/20...02080421a.html

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