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40 Interesting Facts
« on: April 18, 2010, 03:35:26 PM »
1. California has issued at least 6 drivers licenses to people named Jesus Christ.

2. Kangaroos can not walk backwards.

3. 'Jedi' is an official religion, with over 70,000 followers, in Australia.

4. According to a recent survey, more than half of British adults have had sex in a public place!

5. Most alcoholic beverages contain all 13 minerals necessary to sustain human life.

6. Nachos is the food most craved by pregnant women.

7. Each year, 24,000 Americans are bitten by rats!

8. Most dreams last only 5 to 20 minutes.

9. The hair of an adult man or woman can stretch 25 percent of its length without breaking.

10. On average, the life span of an American dollar bill is eighteen months.

11. Non-dairy creamer is flammable.

12. The first domain name ever registered was Symbolics.com.

13. Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate every second.

14. U.S. President Calvin Coolidge liked to eat breakfast while having his head rubbed with Vaseline.

15. When a giraffe's baby is born it falls from a height of six feet, normally without being hurt.

16. Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.

17. The creator of the NIKE Swoosh symbol was paid only $35 for the design.

18. How does a shark find fish? It can hear their hearts beating.

19. Penguins can convert salt water into fresh water.

20. In ten minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all the world's nuclear weapons combined!

21. The IRS employees tax manual has instructions for collecting taxes after a nuclear war.

22. During WWII, because a lot of players were called to duty, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles combined to become The Steagles.

23. Nearly 22,000 checks will be deducted from the wrong account over the next hour.

24. More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received a telephone call.

25. There are more fatal car accidents in July than any other month.

26. There are more bacteria in your mouth than there are people in the world.

27. More than 2 million documents will be lost by the IRS this year.

28. Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.

29. Washington, D.C. has one lawyer for every 19 residents!

30. Avocados have more protein than any other fruit.

31. The average car produces a pound of pollution every 25 miles!

32. Cranberries are sorted for ripeness by bouncing them; a fully ripened cranberry can be dribbled like a basketball.

33. In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital suspended workers for betting on when patients would die!

34. The most powerful electric eel is found in the rivers of Brazil, Columbia, Venezuela, and Peru, and produces a shock of 400-650 volts.

35. If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.

36. Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.

37. In India, people are legally allowed to marry a dog!

38. You are more likely to get attacked by a cow than a shark.

39. Half of all identity thieves are either relatives, friends, or neighbors of their victims.

40. One in three male motorists picks their nose while driving
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40 Interesting Facts
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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #1 on: April 20, 2010, 06:28:42 PM »
 37. In India, people are legally allowed to marry a dog!

this is hard to believe as in India legal marriage is thru hindu marriage Act...Hindu marriage Act does allow any animal to come in marriage contrat..i guess..plz try to elaborate this.. :lost:

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2010, 08:45:55 PM »
37. In India, people are legally allowed to marry a dog!

this is hard to believe as in India legal marriage is thru hindu marriage Act...Hindu marriage Act does allow any animal to come in marriage contrat..i guess..plz try to elaborate this.. :lost:



There was a recent story, where a man got married to a goat I believe... didn't you hear? I'll try to find it for you later, as well as some more info on the topic itself.

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2010, 04:53:46 PM »
California has issued at least 6 drivers licenses to people named Jesus Christ.

wth

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2010, 05:12:34 PM »
5. Most alcoholic beverages contain all 13 minerals necessary to sustain human life.

For all those nay sayers!

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2010, 06:42:16 PM »

There was a recent story, where a man got married to a goat I believe... didn't you hear? I'll try to find it for you later, as well as some more info on the topic itself.

Yeah I have heard abt that but i am not sure that marriage was legal or not...

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2010, 08:39:00 AM »
Yeah I have heard abt that but i am not sure that marriage was legal or not...

It was a dog. I heard of one story...people sensationalized it as if it happens everyday.

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2010, 11:48:43 AM »



chal jo vi si, janwar nal viah karona, matt maari aa... thas like animal cruelity :loll:

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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2010, 04:45:26 PM »


chal jo vi si, janwar nal viah karona, matt maari aa... thas like animal cruelity :loll:

Kayee munde kehra janwara tau ghat hunde.

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2010, 05:54:27 PM »
The story I heard said it was an female elephant.

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #10 on: April 24, 2010, 08:34:47 PM »
The story I heard said it was an female elephant.


lae dass hadh ho gayi aa  :laugh:

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« Reply #11 on: March 18, 2015, 09:31:02 PM »
bahla khatrnak facts na :loll: penguni wala kaim c

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Re: 40 Interesting Facts
« Reply #12 on: March 19, 2015, 12:42:36 AM »
37. In India, people are legally allowed to marry a dog! .....hows possible ?

 

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