> 1. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out. > > 2. A snail can sleep for three years. > > 3. Babies are born without kneecaps. They don't appear until the child > reaches 2 to 6 years of age. > > 4. Butterflies taste with their feet. > > 5. Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds. Dogs only have about 10. > > 6. February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a > full moon. > > 7. If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line > would never end because of the rate of reproduction. > > 8. In the last 4,000 years, no new animals have been domesticated. > > 9. Leonardo DiVinci invented the scissors. > > 10. No word in the English language rhymes with month. > > 1 1. Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears > never stop growing. > > 12. Shakespeare invented the word 'assassination' and 'bump'. > > 13. Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand, > lollipop with your right. > > 14. The cruise liner, QE2, moves only six inches for each gallon of > diesel that it burns. > > 15. The name of all the continents end with the same letter that they > start with. > > 16. The words 'racecar' and 'kayak' are the same whether they are read > left to right or right to left. > > 17. TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters > only on one row of the keyboard. > > 18. Women blink nearly twice as much as men. > > 19. If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend > an average of 6 months waiting at a red light. > 20. In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on > a watch face is 10:10. > > 21. The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely > solid. > > 22. Your stomach has lo produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks; > otherwise it will digest itself. > > 23. There's no Betty Rubble in the Flintstones Chewables. > > 24. There are two words In the English language that have all five > vowels in order: abstemious and facetious. > > 25. There is a word in the English language with only one vowel, which > occurs five times: indivisibility. > > 26. The Bible does not say there were three wise men; it only says there > were three gifts. > > 27. Did you know that crocodiles never outgrow the pool in which they > live? That means that if you put a baby croc in an aquarium, it would >be > little for the rest of its life. > > 28. A group of geese on the ground is a gaggle; a group of geese in the > air is a skein. > > 29. Ajiffy Is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second. > > 30. Pinocchio is Italian for pine eye. > > 31 .The sentence "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses > every letter of the alphabet. > > 32. The only 15-letterword that can be spelled without repeating is > uncopyrightable. > > 33. Barbie's full name is Barbara Milicent Roberts. > > 34. It's impossible to lick your elbow. > > 35. Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different. > > 36. More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received > a telephone call. > > 37. Rats and horses can't vomit. > > 38. The sixth sick sheik's sixth sheep's sick is said to be the toughest > tongue twister in the English language...try it! > > 39. Wearing headphones forjust an hour will increase the bacteria in > your ear by 700 times. > 40. In every episode of Seinfeld there is a Superman somewhere. > > 41. The cigarette lighter was invented before the match. > > 42. Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating > are already married. > > 43. A duck's quack doesn't echo anywhere, and no one knows why. > > 44. In the course of an average lifetime you will, while sleeping, eat > 70 assorted insects and 10 spiders. > > 45. Most lipstick contains fish scales. > > 46. Cats' urine glows under a black light. > > 47. Okay, honestly, did you try to lick your elbow?