No Time for Updates

Yeah, so it’s been a while, and it will be a while longer, but here are a few interesting “fun facts” than can keep those who still glance at this page preoccupied while waiting for this sites official launch.

  • # No piece of paper can be folded more than 7 times. (This was proven false by a 16 year old girl I believe)
  • # The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s gum.
  • # Earth is the only planet not named after a pagan God.
  • # A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother’s first flight.
  • # Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
  • # Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning
  • # The first owner of the Marlboro company died of lung cancer.
  • # All US Presidents have worn glasses. Some just didn’t like being seen wearing them in public.
  • # Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
  • # The inventor of the flushing toilet was Thomas Crapper.
  • # The average bed is home to over 6 billion dust mites.
  • # Plastic lawn flamingos outnumber real flamingos in the U.S.A.
  • # Ernest Vincent Wright wrote a novel with over 50,000 words, none of which containing the letter “e.”
  • # The largest pumpkin weighed 377 pounds.
  • # The largest cabbage weighed 144 pounds.
  • # Pinocchio was made of pine.

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