RANDOM FACTOIDS - Did you know that?....

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Davaroo, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Stressed is Desserts spelled backwards

    Aha!! So that explains it!
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Minus 40 degrees Celsius is exactly the same as minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit

    This one can't be right?? Anyone know how to convert C to F?
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Crowing

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  4. Sitka

    Sitka Songster

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    More trivia....

    It is a proven fact that people who keep chickens are superior human beings.

    The word "Araucana" means "Easter Egger Mutt" in Hatcheryese.

    Paisley Wyandottes were first bred by The Right Rev. Eucalyptus Q.
    Smookzinski in June 1888.

    There is no Chinese food in China. Just food.

    The distance from your big toe to your heel is the same as from your chin to your forehead.

    Abraham Lincoln became a lawyer by taking a correspondence course he saw on the back of a matchbook.

    Odd coincidence: Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy, and Kennedy's secretary was named Barb. But she drove a Lincoln.

    The word Roo comes from Franklin D. ROOsevelt, who did not say anything about a chicken in every pot.

    There are almost a hundred websites on the internet.

    A football field is as big as a football field.

    A woman has a baby named Lurf every 35.26 years.

    If laid end to end, all the Slim Jims in Arizona would go to the moon and back 5 times.

    Count Chocula cereal is used by many highway departments to repair asphalt.

    X-rays cannot penetrate an eggshell.

    The word "Gullible" is not in the dictionary.

    Bob Hope had a collection of more than 6,000 tweezers from all over the world.

    Gummy Worms are illegal in Tampa, Florida.

    "Giraffe" is the only word in the English language that cannot be pronounced while you are standing on one foot. (Go ahead, try it!)

    The word "the" appears in the Bible 72, 426 times; the word "nougat," only 4 times.
     
  5. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

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    Quote:Works for me...
     
  6. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

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    the word "Gullible" is not in the dictionary.

    "Giraffe" is the only word in the English language that cannot be pronounced while you are standing on one foot. (Go ahead, try it!)

    These are sublime, Sitka. I wonder how many people tested them out?​
     
  7. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

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    Quote:These are sublime, Sitka. I wonder how many people tested them out?

    I did!~ I did!!
     
  8. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

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    last night on shark week I learned that sharks can see color.

    not last night but on another shark attack program, I learned that one teenage boy was wearing yellow shorts and he was eaten and his friends could not retrieve him from the shark...


    makes ya wonder about what color suit you're gonna wear at the pool and what color suit your gonna wear into the ocean, don't it?

    nom nom nom...
     
  9. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Did you know that a Citabria airplane is an Airbatic plane?
     
  10. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

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    nope... i did not know.


    are those those stunt planes? sounds like it.
     

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