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  • * On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.
  • * No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver or purple.
  • * "Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".
  • * All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
  • * Almonds are members of the peach family.
  • * Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance.
  • * Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
  • * Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula"
           English translation: (The Town of Our Senora the Queen of the Angeles of Porciuncula)
  • * A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
  • * An ostrich's eye is bigger than it's brain.
  • * Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
  • * In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10.
  • * Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
  • * The only real person to be a Pez head was Betsy Ross.
  • * The Ramses brand condom is named after the great pharaoh Ramses II who fathered over 160 children.
  • * The characters Bert and Ernie on Sesame Street were named after Bert the cop and Ernie the taxi driver in Frank Capra's "Its A Wonderful Life"
  • * A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
  • * On an American one-dollar bill, there is an owl in the upper left-hand corner of the "1" encased in the "shield" and a spider hidden in the front upper right-hand corner.
  • * Who's that playing the piano on the "Mad About You" theme? Why it's Paul Reiser himself.
  • * The male gypsy moth can "smell" the virgin female gypsy moth from 1.8 miles away.
  • * The name for Oz in the "Wizard of Oz" was thought up when the creator, Frank Baum, looked at his filing cabinet and saw A-N, and O-Z, hence "Oz."
  • * The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
  • * Mr. Rogers is an ordained minister.
  • * John Lennon's first girlfriend was named Thelma Pickles.
  • * The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
  • * There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.
  • * "Stewardesses" is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.


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