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    Fast Facts

    • Penguins have an organ on their foreheads that desalinizes sea water.
  • About one quarter of all nations drive on the left side of the road. Most are former British colonies.
  • Ninety-five percent of the population of Egypt lives within 12 miles of the Nile River.
  • Saturday is the worst day for automobile
    accidents.
  • About 50,000 Canadians fought in the American Civil War.
  • Ramses condoms are named for Ramses II, an Egyptian pharaoh who fathered more than
    160 children.
  • A tornado once picked up a tie rack with 10 ties attached and carried it for 40 miles without removing one tie.
  • Under furniture is the most common place to find a lost remote.
  • The first president to ride a train was Andrew Jackson.
  • More than a million tons of matter are emitted by the sun every second.
  • It’s illegal to dance to the “”Star Spangled Banner”” in some states.
  • About 75,000 umbrellas are lost every year on buses and subways in London.
  • Half of all forest fires are started by lightning.
  • On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every year.
  • More boys are born during the day. More girls are born at night.
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