Did you know that... | Mana Blog... for all
Nov 14, 2010

  • It is impossible to lick your elbow.
  • When you sneeze, your heart stops for a millisecond.
  • More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received a telephone call.
  • The "sixth sick sheik's sixth sheep's sick" is said to be the toughest tongue twister in the English language.
  • If you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib. If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die. If you keep your eyes open by force, they can pop out.
  • Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.
  • The electric chair was invented by a dentist.
  • The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.
  • 23% of all photocopier faults worldwide are caused by people sitting on them and photocopying their buttocks.
  • In the course of an average lifetime you will, while sleeping, eat 70 assorted insects and 10 spiders.
  • 160 cars can drive side by side on the Monumental Axis in Brazil, the world's widest road.
  • Most lipstick contains fish scales.
  • Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different.
  • A crocodile can't stick its tongue out.
  • A shrimp's heart is in their head.
  • In a study of 200,000 ostriches over a period of 80 years, no one reported a single case where an ostrich buried its head in the sand or attempted to do so.
  • It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
  • Rats and horses can't vomit.
  • Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
  • A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.
  • Cat's urine glows under a black-light.
  • A hummingbird weighs less than a penny.
     …and last but not least...

     Over 75% of people who read this will try to lick their elbows!

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