9948. Fact
Roman Emperor Caligula made his horse a senator.

9949. Fact
Teenage suicide is the second cause of death in the state of Wisconsin

9950. Fact
The first US Patent was for manufacturing potassium carbonate (used in glass and gunpowder). It was issued to Samuel Hopkins on July 31, 1970.

9951. Fact
About 500 movies are made in the US and 800 in India annually.

9952. Fact
The word checkmate in chess comes from the Persian phrase Shah-Mat, which means the king is dead

9953. Fact
According to Playboy, more Americans lose their virginity in June than any other month.

9954. Fact
In driving tests, women reacted to emergency options in.56 of a second. Men scored .59 in the same tests.

9955. Fact
In ancient Rome, it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a crooked nose

9956. Fact
Stewardesses is the longest word that can be typed with only the left hand.

9957. Fact
The Sudan is the largest country in Africa. It covers about 967,500 square miles of the continent.

9958. Fact
The first commercial product manufactured in the United States and exported to Europe was a glass bottle made in Jamestown in 1608.

9959. Fact
To determine the percentage of alcohol in a bottle of liquor divide the proof by two.

9960. Fact
There are no hog lips or snouts in SPAM.

9961. Fact
The puma and the leopard are the highest jumping mammals. They are able to reach a height of 16.5 feet

9962. Fact
The word Lethologica describes the state of not remembering the word you want to say

9963. Fact
A polecat is not a cat. It is a nocturnal European weasel.

9964. Fact
The Olympic was the sister ship of the Titanic, and she provided twenty-five years of service.

9965. Fact
Tigers' paw prints are called pug marks.

9966. Fact
Brain damage will only occur if a fever goes above 107.6 degrees farenheit

9967. Fact
The Blue Whale's tongue weighs more than an adult elephant.

9968. Fact
People still cut the cheese shortly after death

9969. Fact
75% of Americans are chronically dehydrated.

9970. Fact
People from North America prefer pickles with warts, where as Europeans prefer pickles with no warts

9971. Fact
Most alcoholic beverages contain all 13 minerals necessary to sustain human life.

9972. Fact
In 1933, Mickey Mouse, an animated cartoon character, received 800,000 fan letters.

9973. Fact
There are 10 million bacteria at the place where you rest your hands at a desk

9974. Fact
There are no snakes in New Zealand

9975. Fact
In July 1874, a swarm of Rocky Mountain locusts flew over Nebraska covering an area estimated at 198,600 square miles. It is estimated that the swarm contained about 12.5 trillion insects. These insects became extinct thirty years later

9976. Fact
There are no two zebras who have stripes that are exactly the same

9977. Fact
To an observer standing on Pluto, the sun would appear no brighter than Venus appears in our evening sky.

9978. Fact
The itch from a mosquito bite can be soothed by cutting open a clove of garlic and rubbing it on the bite

9979. Fact
The average office desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet.

9980. Fact
An average driver spends approximately 2 hours and 14 minutes kissing in their car in a lifetime

9981. Fact
Hydrogen is the most common atom in the universe

9982. Fact
Cacao, the main ingredient of chocolate is the most pest-ridden tree in the jungle.

9983. Fact
One quarter of the human brain is used to control the eyes.

9984. Also known as
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9985. Fact
About 25 percent of all the energy consumed in the US is from natural gas

9986. Fact
The placement of a donkey's eyes in its head enables it to see all four feet at all times.

9987. Fact
Gibraltar is the only place in Europe were you can find wild monkeys.

9988. Fact
Telephonophobia is the fear of telephones

9989. Fact
The Spring peeper (a frog) can survive the winter season with 65% of its body water as ice

9990. Fact
The lowest point that a person can reach on Earth, outside of riding a submarine or going down a mine shaft, is where the Jordan River enters the Dead Sea. It's 1,290 feet below sea level.

9991. Fact
In the southern hemisphere, water always swirl anti-clockwise down into a pipe.

9992. Fact
During the time of Peter the Great, any Russian man who had a beard was required to pay a special tax.

9993. Fact
New Orleans' first Mardi Gras celebration was held in February, 1826.

9994. Fact
Milk as an additive to coffee became popular in the 1680's, when a French physician recommended that cafe au lait be used for medicinal purposes.

9995. Fact
The human heart creates enough pressure to squirt blood 30 ft.

9996. Fact
Wheel of Fortune star Vanna White holds the record for putting her hands together approximately 140,000 times to clap

9997. Fact
Every 238 years, the orbits of Neptune and Pluto change making Neptune at times the farthest planet from the sun



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