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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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  • The temperature of the earth's interior increases by 1 degree every 60 feet down.
  • In 1954, Bob Hawke was immortalized by the Guinness Book of Records for chugging 2.5 pints of beer in 12 seconds.
  • Greyhounds have the best eyesight of any breed of dog.
  • Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a 'Friday the 13th'.
  • Contrary to popular belief, lightning travels from the ground upwards not from the sky downwards.
  • One gallon of used motor oil can ruin approximately one million gallons of fresh water!
  • Castor oil is used as a lubricant in jet planes.
  • 'Vodka' is Russian for 'little water'.
  • Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously.
  • Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots!
  • Racehorses can wear out new horse shoes in one race.
  • Nearly 22,000 checks will be deducted from the wrong account over the next hour.
  • People that suffer from gum disease are twice as likely to have a stroke or heart attack.
  • Hummingbirds can't walk.
  • Cow is a Japanese brand of shaving foam.
  • The electric chair was invented by a dentist!
  • In Ancient Greece, if a woman watched even one Olympic event, she was executed.
  • Babies are born without knee caps.
  • In Kentucky, 50% of the people who get married for the first time are teenagers.
  • Senegalese women spend an average of 17.5 hours a week just collecting water.
  • More redheads are born in Scotland than in any other part of the world.
  • It takes 100 pounds of rain water to produce a single pound of food from the earth.
  • Israel's Dead Sea is 1,312 feet below sea level.
  • Identity crisis? About 10% of Jewish households have Christmas Trees.
  • The famous aphrodisiac 'Spanish Fly' is made from dried beetle remains!