Club Direct, a travel insurance company in Britain, provides insurance plans for protection from falling coconuts.
There is no tipping at restaurants in Japan.
None of the Beatles knew how to read music. (Paul McCartney eventually taught himself.)"
Senegalese women spend an average of 17.5 hours a week just collecting water.
The phrase 'rule of thumb' is derived from and old English law which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb.
According to an age old custom, carrying a dead shrew in your pocket wards off rheumatism!
Americans eat nearly 100 acres of pizza every day - that's approximately 350 slices per second!.
From a complete stop, a human is capable of outrunning a Formula One Racecar for about 30 feet!
An albatross can sleep while it flies!
2 out of 3 adults in the United States have hemorrhoids.
Ants don’t sleep.
Coca-Cola's 'Super Pure' Dasani bottled water is just filtered tap water!
Until 1990, the deadly poison mercury was used in about 30% of latex paints!
Every three seconds, a new baby is born.
The world’s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910.
Chained dogs are 3 times more likely to bite than unchained dogs.
The Japanese liquor, Mam, uses venomous snakes as one of its main engredients.
41% of the moon is not visible from earth at any time.
Human teeth are almost as hard as rocks!
The man who created the Thighmaster was once a Bhuddist Monk.