The citrus soda "7-UP" was
created in 1929. "7" was selected because the original containers
were 7 ounces. "UP" indicated the direction of the bubbles.
Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept at least 6 feet away from a toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the flush.
No piece of paper can be folded more than 7 times.
Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes.
You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.
The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum.
A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.
Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
The first CD pressed in the US was Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the USA."
Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.
The 57 on the Heinz ketchup bottle represents the number of Varieties of pickles the company once had.
Betsy Ross is the only real person to ever have been the head on a "Pez" dispenser.
Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.
Marilyn Monroe had six toes.
All US Presidents have worn glasses. Some just didn't like being seen wearing them in public.
Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
Pearls melt in vinegar.
It takes 3,000 cows to supply the NFL with enough leather for a year's supply of footballs.
Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.
Average life span of a major league baseball: seven pitches.
A duck's quack doesn't echo and no one knows why.
To the world, you may just be somebody...but to somebody, you may be the
Bill Wilson, Metro Ministries