Random Facts: Learn Something New (Part 2)

A new wave of Information. Read on and learn something weird, non-sense or simply, just find it amusing 🙂

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  1. A rabbit cannot vomit.
  2. Sylvester Stallone used to work as a lion cage cleaner.
  3. The oldest known goldfish, Fred, lived for 41 years.
  4. The movie “Titanic” costs more than the actual vote itself.
  5. Nicole Kidman has Lepidopterophobia – the fear of butterflies.
  6. Mosquito Repellants hide you, they block the mosquitoes’ sensor so they don’t know you’re there.
  7. During a flight in 1995, a surgeon performed an operation using only a coat hanger and brandy!
  8. A Hippo’s sweat turns red when upset.
  9. Cows can sleep standing up but can only dream while lying down.
  10. After retiring, Emerson Moser, the most senior crayon maker of Crayola revealed that he was colorblind.
  11. Frank Oz voiced both Yoda and Cookie Monster.
  12. An Elephant can sniff water up to 3 miles away, and a dog can sniff out the difference between regular water and water with a bit of salt in it.
  13. Marie Curie won the Nobel prize for her discovery of radium, but she died from the poisoning of it.
  14. Ernest Vincent Wright’s  Gadsby  is a book that contains 50,000 words with the no letter “e” among them.
  15. A Giraffe can live without water longer than a camel.
  16. The floating ivory bar soap was caused by a wrong mixture in its formula, after customers loved that it floated, it has floated ever since.
  17. Non-Dairy creamer is actually flammable.
  18. There are three golf balls on the moon.
  19. The tune of “Yesterday” came from Paul McCartney’s dream. He was singing “Scrambled eggs, oh my baby how I love your legs” before he wrote the lyrics.
  20. Originally, Incredible  hulk was gray, but was changed to green since gray was hard to keep consistent in print.
  21. A stalk of broccoli weighing 1/3 pound contains more vitamin C than 204 apples.
  22. Non-smokers have 10 times less wrinkles than smokers.
  23. To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaws, simply push your thumbs into the crocodile’s eyeballs.
  24. Even though you remember them or not, people in your dreams are real people you’ve seen throughout your life.
  25. Jonathan Swift accurately described the moon of Mars, their precise rotating speeds and sizes in Gulliver’s Travels – 100 years before they were even discovered.
  26. Crocodile’s carry their offspring in their mouth.
  27. Adolf Hitler failed twice to enter the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna.
  28. Our bodies are paralyzed while sleeping to prevent us from acting out our dreams.
  29. The famous headless chicken, Mike, lived for 18 months after its head has been mostly cut off.
  30. A Roman Emperor, Caligula,  elected his horse to a senatorial position.
  31. “Money can’t buy life” were Bob Marley’s last words to his sons, Ziggy.
  32. The rights to the word “Zombie” was once owned by Marvel.
  33. The combined salary of all Nike factory workers in Malaysia is still less than how much Michael Jordan earns annually from the brand!

source: this journal will actually change someone’s life 2013 (very good journal – fun, entertaining and reliable)

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