Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Continue to learn. Appreciate your friends. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is.
Thursday, May 13, 2010
wonderfully random knowledge.
Every year approximately 2,500 left-handed people are killed by using object or machinery designed for right-handed people.
A bee can smell with its knees.
Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
Ants do not sleep.
Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is uncopyrightable.
It’s estimated that at any one time around 0.7% of the world’s population is drunk.
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history: Spades = David ; Clubs = Alexander the Great ; Hearts = Charlemagne ; Diamonds = Caesar.
If a statue of a person in the park on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle.
Polar bears are left-handed.
The brain continues sending electrical wave signals for 37 hours after death.
The human heart produces enough pressure to squirt blood 30 feet.
Between 1902 and 1907, the same tiger killed 434 people in India.
Human hair is almost indestructible, only fire can destroy it.