Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Some interesting and funny facts

Here is a collection of funny and interesting facts.  Enjoy the collection of funny facts.

  • 9 victims out of 10 victims in lightning strike survive!
  • Do you know that a ball of glass will bounce more than a ball made out of rubber?
  • Do you know that a bird  'chews' with its stomach.?
  • An ounce of platinum can be stretched to a length of 10,000 feet!!
  • Do you know that butter milk does not contain any butter?
  • Every Alaskan citizen above the age of 6 months receives an oil dividend check of $1000 per year!!
  • Highly pressurized water can easily cut through a steel beam.
  • The seconds hand on an authentic Rolex watch doesn't tick, it moves smoothly.  If it ticks, then you can say that the watch is a fake one and not Rolex.
  • Do you know that in the year 1956, 80% of US citizens had refrigerator in their houses, where as only 8% of British house holds had one!
  • Istanbul, Turkey is the only city in the world located on two continents. 
  • Do you know that it is possible to see a rainbow at night times too..
  • The months that begins on sunday always have a "Friday the 13th".
  • Do you know that Muhammad is the most common name in the world. 

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