Saturday, June 14, 2014

Some Amazing Facts

1. China has more English speakers than the United States.

2. Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most stolen from Public Libraries.

3. In Missouri, a man must have a permit to shave.

4. The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows; it was the fashion in Renaissance Florence to shave them off.

5. The Nobel Peace Prize medal depicts three naked men with their
hands on each other's shoulders.

6. It is estimated that millions of trees in the world are accidentally planted by squirrels that bury nuts and then forget where they hid them.

7. Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours!

8. There are more plastic flamingos in the U.S, than real ones!

9. A company in Taiwan makes dinnerware out of wheat, so you can eat your plate.

10. Thomas Edison, light bulb inventor, was afraid of the dark.

11. President George W Bush was once a cheerleader.

12. More Monopoly money is printed in a year, than real money printed throughout the world.

13. On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.

14. Canada is an Indian word meaning 'Big Village'.

15. French was the official language of England for over 600 years..

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