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Tickling was outlawed in some ancient Middle Eastern countries because it was thought to be an aphrodisiac.

"Coprastasophobia" is the fear of constipation.

You can tell a turtle's sex by the noise it makes. Males grunt, females hiss.

Barbie’s last name is Roberts.

Moby Doll was the first killer whale held in captivity.

Ancient Romans considered flamingo tongues a delicacy.

Betsy Ross ran a munitions factory in her basement.

The mouths of the President's faces on Mt. Rushmore are 18 feet wide.

Dendrophiliacs prefer trees as sex partners.

A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

Astronauts are taller in space than they are on Earth (due to gravity).

The first car accident occurred in 1896.

Jim Morrison (of The Doors) was the first rock star to be arrested on stage.

On the average, there are eight peas in a pod.

The real name of Jesus was Yeshua—Jesus is the Greek version of the name.

Cats can't taste sweets.

The 1997 Jack Nicholson film As Good As It Gets is known in China as Mr. Cat Poop.

Studies show Australian women are the most likely to have sex on the first date.

You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.

Thermometers date back to the 1600s—at the time, however, they were filled with brandy, not mercury.

A shrimp's heart is located in its head.

Hewitt Packard’s first product was the automatic urinal flusher.

Karate was not introduced to Japan until 1917.

Hawaii has the largest consumption of Spam in the United States.

The opposite of "cross-eyed" is "wall-eyed."

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