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    Fast Facts

    • Beer foam will go down if you lick your finger and then stick it in the beer.
  • In the three weeks that baby sparrows are in the nest, their parents make 5,000 trips for food.
  • Americans will eat 90 acres worth of pizza today.
  • “”The Alphabet Song,”” “”Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”” and “”Baa, Baa Black Sheep”” are all sung to the same music, a 1765 French song titled “”Ah! Vous
    dirais-je Maman.””
  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture “”officially recognizes”” the following as legitimate names for the hot dog: 1) weiner, 2) frankfurter, 3) frank, 4) furter, 5) hot dog.
  • If you tried to count off a billion seconds, it would take you 31.7 years.
  • In the 1700s trappers could get $1for buckskin. Hence the term buck.
  • If an octopus is hungry enough, it will eat its own arms.
  • In addition to human sacrifices, ancient Aztecs offered the gods tamales.
  • Fish can get seasick.
  • The coldest towns on earth are Verkyoyanks and Oymyakon, Siberia which have recorded temperatures as low as -95§F.
  • 95 percent of the creatures on earth are smaller than a chicken egg.
  • The Pentagon uses up 666 rolls of toilet paper on an
    average day.
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