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Useless Facts - Humoro.us
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Useless Facts:

Useless facts are fun tidbits of information that you can tell your friends about. Most of them are accurate, although I suspect some of them are a bit more far-fetched than others. Listed below, you'll find 25 useless facts
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  • It takes eight and a half minutes for light to get from the sun to earth.
  • McDonald's salads contain up to 60% more fat than their burgers!
  • The most productive day of the workweek is Tuesday.
  • Jumbo jets use 4,000 gallons of fuel to take off .
  • Ears of corn always have an even number of rows of kernels.
  • In 1897, Bayer, who is the maker of Aspirin, marketed the drug heroin.
  • Tomatoes were originally thought to be poisonous.
  • The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head!
  • We blink 25 times a minute.
  • If you unfolded your brain, it would cover an ironing board.
  • Only 51% of South Carolina high school students will graduate, the lowest of any state.
  • The average person spends three years of his or her life on a toilet.
  • In the U.S., more than 10% of lottery prizes go unclaimed!
  • How does a shark find fish? It can hear their hearts beating.
  • Most NASCAR Teams use nitrogen in their tires instead of air.
  • 40% of women have hurled footwear at a man.
  • Canada is an Indian word meaning 'Big Village'.
  • In India, Pajamas are accepted as standard daytime wearing apparel.
  • Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur!
  • Jackie Kennedy Onassis was secretly a chain smoker.
  • In the great fire of London, in 1666, half of London was burnt down but only 6 people were injured.
  • Your heart pumps about 2,000 gallons of blood each day!
  • The opposite sides of a dice cube always add up to seven.
  • Babies' eyes do not produce tears until the baby is approximately six to eight weeks old.
  • There are more nutrients in the cornflake package itself than there are in the actual cornflakes.