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... The Mad Hatter, squirrel tails, your feet

by Florence Shea

Blondes have more hair than dark-haired people.

Any month that starts on a Sunday will have a Friday the thirteenth in it.

Writer Tennessee Williams choked to death on a nose spray bottle cap that
accidentally dropped into his mouth while he was using
the spray.

The ball on top of a flagpole is called a “truck”.

The behavior of the Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland is based on how hares act in
the springtime. They jump up and down and
bang their hind feet on the ground.

The continents names all end with the same letter with which they start.

The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s Gum.

Over 2500 left handed people a year are killed from using products made for right
handed people.

33 million Hershey Kisses are made each day.

In 1891 the U.S. government bought sixteen Siberian reindeer for Alaska’s Eskimos -
the start of the state's herd.

The R in Edward R. Murrow stood for Roscoe.

The source of the hair in most camel’s hairbrushes is squirrel tails.

The name of Smokey the Bear’s mate was Goldie.

Plastic vomit was invented in Chicago.

In “Ben Hur", a car can be seen during the chariot scene.

The best way to stop crying while peeling onions is to chew gum.

A giraffe sleeps for only five minutes a day.

Your feet perspire a half pint of fluid a day.






 September 6, 2013


    


    Sources: corsinet.com; funfunnyfacts.com; qsl.net/w5www; triviacountry.com;
partycurrent.com












     

     

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