1. HP Printer black ink is more expensive than blood.
  2. Lack of sleep
    can cause weight gain
    of 2 pounds (0.9 kg)
    in under a week.
  3. There's a restaurant in Japan using monkeys as waiters.
  4. $28
    billion dollars were donated by Bill Gates so far.
  5. One American consumes as many resources as 32 Kenyans.
  6. Chickens are the closest living relatives of Tyrannosaurus rex.
  7. Bitchfield
    is the name of a village in England.
  8. Researchers are
    debating on adding
    Internet addiction
    to the list of mental disorders.
  9. In the UK, if you reach your 100th birthday, you get a personalized card from the Queen.
  10. Sea otters hold hands when they sleep so they don't drift away from each other.
  11. Every 7 years you lose
    about half of your friends
    and replace them
    with new people.
  12. Rapper Tupac's ashes were mixed with weed and smoked by the members of his hip hop band.
  13. Apple has more operating cash
    than the
    U.S. Treasury.
  14. Kissing someone is more sanitary
    than shaking hands, if you want to avoid a cold.
  15. Everything you say to Siri is sent to Apple, analyzed and stored.
  16. Nike's slogan "Just do it" was inspired by the last words of a man about to be executed.
  17. 4 seconds
    is what it takes
    for silence
    to become awkward.
  18. 12/12/12
    Was the last repetitive date
    you saw in your lifetime.
  19. When a person dies, his sense of hearing is the last to go.
  20. Kissing someone for one minute burns about 2 calories.
  21. 15 billion cigarettes
    are smoked
    every day.
  22. Sheep can recognize each other in pictures.
  23. More people in the world have mobile phones than toilets.
  24. 30 cups of milk are required
    to make just one pound of butter.
  25. Jellyfish evaporate in the sun as they're 98% water.
  26. Coffee beans aren't beans. They are fruit pits.
  27. 22 million chickens
    are consumed in the U.S. every day.
  28. Viagra can keep cut flowers standing up straight for up to a week longer than normal.
  29. Chocolate magnate Milton Hershey canceled his reservations for the Titanic due to last minute business matters.
  30. Birds don't understand glass. It's estimated that a billion birds die each year from crashes into glass.
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