80% of 10 year old girls in the U.S. go on a diet.
London's Pall Mall became the first street lit by gaslight in 1807!
40% of women have hurled footwear at a man.
The number of births that occur in India each year is higher than the entire population of Australia.
On average, it takes 660 days from conception for an elephant to give birth.
Mexico has more American residents than any other country except the United States.
In the year 2000, Pope John Paul II was named an "Honorary Harlem Globetrotter."!
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was secretly a chain smoker.
The Australian $5,$10,$20,$50 and $100 notes are made out of plastic.
Rain contains vitamin B12.
Canada is an Indian word meaning 'Big Village'.
All clams start out as males; some decide to become females at some point in their lives.
Dragonflies have six legs but cannot walk!
The first ever patent in the UK was Aaron Rathbone & Roger Burges, Map makers in 1618!
You have no sense of smell when you're sleeping!
The average person has over 1,460 dreams a year!
The mask used by Michael Myers in the original 'Halloween' was actually a Captain Kirk mask painted white.
According to Gaming Law, casinos have to stock enough cash to cover all the chips on the 'floor'.
A kangaroo cannot jump if its tail is off the ground.
In England, in the 1880's, "Pants" was considered a dirty word!