Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Kibbles and Bits

!.Jesus Christ died at age 33.
2.Starfish don't have brains.
3.Shrimps' hearts are in their heads.
4.The derivation of the word trivia comes from the Latin "tri-" + "via", which means three streets. This is because in ancient times, at an intersection of three streeets in Rome (or some other Italian place), they would have a type of kiosk where ancillary information was listed. You might be interested in it, you might not, hence they were bits of "trivia."
5.The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time television were Fred and Wilma Flintstone.
6.Coca-Cola was originally green.
7.Every day more money is printed for Monopoly than the US Treasury.
8.Hawaiian alphabet has 12 letters.
9.Men can read smaller print than women; women can hear better.
10.City with the most Rolls Royce's per capita: Hong Kong
11.State with the highest percentage of people who walk to work: Alaska
12.Percentage of Africa that is wilderness: 28%
13.Percentage of North America that is wilderness: 38%
14.Barbie's measurements if she were life size: 39-23-33
15.Cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: $6,400
16.Average number of people airborne over the US any given hour: 61,000.
17.Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.