Monday, March 28, 2011

Stuff you may not know


is the longest word typed with only the left hand.

And "lollipop
is the longest word typed with your right hand.

"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".

Our eyes
are always the same size from birth,
but our nose
and ears

Never stop growing.

The words 'racecar,'

and 'level'
are the same whether they are read
left to right or right to left (palindromes).

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."

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

A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.

A goldfish
has a memory span of three 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.

Almonds are a member of the peach

An ostrich's eye
is bigger than its brain.

Babies are born without kneecaps.
They don't appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.

Leonardo Da Vinci invented
the scissors.

Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.

The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing.

The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.

There are more chickens
than people in the world.

Winston Churchill

was born in a ladies' room during a dance.

And lastly, All the ants in Africa weigh more than ALL the Elephants!!

Now you know (a little) more than you did before!!

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