1. Before hatching, the hen (chicken) can hear the chicks peeping inside the eggs.
  2. Foreign Accent Syndrome is a rare psychological disorder in which its sufferers suddenly develop a foreign accent.
  3. Brazil once tried to sell an aircraft carrier on eBay.
  4. You cannot work in Antarctica unless your wisdom teeth and appendix are removed.
  5. Diabetics' urine can be made into whiskey because of the urine's high sugar content.
  6. 20% of the world's unfrozen fresh water is in a single lake: Russia's Lake Baikal.
  7. Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln were born on the same day.
  8. 49% of U.S. Adults eat one sandwich a day.
  9. Sweden had a Charles VII
    but no Charles I to VI.
  10. Until 1990, the banknote factory at Debden, England, was heated by burning old banknotes.
  11. A pound of dimes has the same value as a pound of quarters.
  12. Mississippi didn't ratify the 13th Amendment, abolishing slavery, until 2013.
  13. The first Russian child to receive the vaccine against smallpox was called "Vaccinov," given a pension and observed all his life.
  14. The Mall of America is owned by Canadians.
  15. The numbers on a roulette wheel add to 666.
  16. Shakespeare directly mentions America only once.
  17. C.S. Lewis, Aldous Huxley, and John F. Kennedy died on the same day.
  18. Denver International Airport is larger than Manhattan.
  19. American Express was founded as an express mail business, 100 years before its first credit card.
  20. There's only one
    humpback whale
    known in the world.
  21. Male puppies are gentlemen. While play-fighting, they'll let the female puppies win on purpose.
  22. The Beatles refused to play in front of segregated audiences in America.
  23. Crows make tools, play tricks on each other, and caw among kin in a dialect all their own.
  24. If everyone lived as densely as the do in Manhattan, the human race could fit in New Zealand.
  25. 823 same-sex couples were married in New York City on the first day that same-sex marriage was legal state-wide.
  26. At 109.9 decibels, Guinness World Record Paul Hunn can burp louder than a lawn mower engine.
  27. At a spending rate of $1 million a day, it would take Bill Gates 218 years to spend all his money.
  28. You have a 1 in 200 chance of being a direct descendant of Genghis Khan.
  29. There are more life forms living on your skin than there are people on the planet.
  30. There are over 4 times more vacant houses than homeless people in the U.S.
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