True Or False!!

Discussion in 'General Conversation' started by MRR, Jun 22, 2006.

  1. MRR

    MRR New Member

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    Can you guess which of the folling are true or false?
    1. Apples,not caffine,are more efficient qt waking you upin the morning.
    2. Alfred hitchcock didn't have a belly button.
    3. A pack aday smoker will lose approximately 2 teeth every 10 years.
    4.People do not get sick from cold weathere,but from being indoors a lot.
    5.When you sneeze all bodily functions stop,including yur heart.
    6. Only 7% of the population is lefties.
    7.Forty people are sent to the hospitalfor dog bites every minute.
    8.Babies are born without kneecaps.They don't appear until they are2-6 yrs. old.
    9. The avg person over 50 will have spent 5 years waiting in lines
    10. The toothbrush was invwnted in 1498.
    11.THe avg housefly lives for 1 month.
    12.40,000 Americans are injured by toilets each year.
    13.A coat hanger is 44 inches long when straightened out.
    14.The avg computor user blinks 7 times per min.
    15. Your feet are bigger in the afternoon than any other time of day.
    16.Most of us has eatin a spider in thier sleep.
    17. The real reason hat ostriches stick thier heads in the sand is to search for water.
    18. The only two animals that can see behind them selves without turning thier heads are the raddit and the parrot.
    19.John Travolta turned downthe starring roles in An Officer and a Gentlemen and Tootsie.
    20.Michael jackson owns the rights tothe So.Carolina State anthem.21. Inmost tv commericals advertiseing milk,a mixtureof white paint anda little thinner is used in place of milk.
    22Princes Chas and Princes William never travel on the same airplane incase of a crash.
    23. The first harley davidson built in 1903 used a tommmmmmmmmmmmmato can for a carburetor.
    24.Most hospitals make money by selling the umbilical cords cut from women who ga e birth.They are used in vein transplant surgery.
    25. Humprey Bogart was related to Princess Diana.They were 7th cousins.
    26. If coloring wasn't added to Coca Cola ,it would be green.



    Answers below.

    They are all true.


    Now go back and think about # 16.
    And I wonder about #20











     
  2. catseeman

    catseeman New Member

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    I think that is why we are scared of spiders.
     

  3. teaysvalleyguy

    teaysvalleyguy New Member

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    Interesting there brother, thanks for sharing.
     
  4. redneckdrum

    redneckdrum New Member

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    #26 scares me to death
     
  5. Taliesin

    Taliesin New Member

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    The only one that really surprised me was #18. I was positive there were certain amphibians and a few reptiles that could see all around them.
     
  6. RiverKing

    RiverKing Active Member

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    #3 is what im worried about
     
  7. Cattledogz

    Cattledogz Active Member

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    INteresting info John. Thanks for sharing.
     
  8. field989

    field989 New Member

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    u know the whole spider eating in the sleep, on average u eat 8 in your lifetime in your sleep
     
  9. SilverCross

    SilverCross New Member

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    It should be really interesting trying to go to sleep tonight. I have already been bitten by one today, but don't know what kind it was.
     
  10. flathead willie

    flathead willie Well-Known Member

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    Here is another interesting tid bit. There is an average of 60,000 spiders per acre in this country. Kinda scarey ain't it?
     
  11. Fatkat

    Fatkat New Member

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    Maybe when you go to sleep you'll get a chance to bite him back. :lol:
     
  12. Deltalover

    Deltalover New Member

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    House fly lives 8 to 20 days!
    THINGS YOU DON'T NEED TO KNOW

    1. There are 1,943 names listed in the closing credits of The Matrix Reloaded.

    2. A recent study found that one in 300 births in the U.S. occurs in a vehicle.

    3. Americans spend more at strip clubs than at Broadway productions, regional theater productions and classical orchestra performances combined.

    4. The youngest Pope was 11 years old. His name was Benedict IX

    5. At age 14, actor Tom Cruise enrolled in seminary school to become a priest. He dropped out at age 15.

    6. Clocks made before 1687 had only one hand, an hour hand.

    7. The average person walks 100,000 miles by the time they reach the age of 85.

    8. Eighty percent of American men say they would marry the same woman if they had it to do all over again. Fifty percent of women say they would marry the same man.

    9. There are more than 40,000 characters in Chinese script.

    10. America once issued a five-cent bill.

    11. In 1221, ! Genghis Khan killed 1,748,000 people at Nishapur in one hour.

    12. Toy-breed dogs live an average of seven years longer than large breeds.

    13. The longest earthworm ever found was 22 feet long.

    14. The highest scoring word in the English language game of Scrabble is "Quartzy."

    15. The Eiffel Tower has 1,792 steps.

    16. If Charlie Brown were a real person, he would be four and a half feet tall. His head would take up two of those feet.

    17. More steel in the U.S. is used to make bottle caps than to manufacture automobile bodies.

    18. There are 31,557,600 seconds in a year.

    19. The pet ferret was domesticated more than 500 years before the house cat.

    20. About 40,000 Americans are injured by toilets every year.

    21. A winged penis was the city symbol of Pompeii, the ancient Roman town destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius.

    22. During his lifetime, Shakespeare's last name was spelled 83 different ways.

    23. Eighty-three percent of people hit by lightning are men.

    24. Surgeons who listen to music during operations perform better than those who don't.

    25. The original idea for steak knives derived from shark teeth.

    26. President Lyndon Johnson had an aunt named Frank.

    27. The number of possible ways of playing just the first four moves on each side in a chess game is 318,979,564,000.

    28. The act of snapping one's fingers has a name. It is called a "fillip."

    29. Twenty-five percent of Americans don't know what their astrological sign is.

    30. The average iceberg weighs 20 million tons.

    31. The average bra size today is 36C. Ten years ago it was 34B.

    32. The mouth produces a quart of saliva a day.

    33. There are no clocks in Las Vegas casinos.

    34. All the planets in our solar system could be placed inside the planet Jupiter.

    35. Famed playwright Anton Chekhov was also a medical doctor.

    36. More people are allergic to cow's milk than any other food.

    37. The word "buxom" at one time meant "obedient."

    38. There are about 1,750 Os in every can of SpaghettiOs.

    39. Until the 1960s, men with long hair were not allowed to enter Disneyland.
     
  13. KingCat

    KingCat New Member

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    Coca Cola was never green.
     
  14. blackhorse83

    blackhorse83 New Member

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    I think I like #31 the best Phil
     
  15. rebelzgrl76

    rebelzgrl76 New Member

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    Alfred Hitchcock with no belly button?! Thats..well....odd...was he conceived in a peatry dish or something?!

    The spider thing is down right nassy!