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burger.jpg (14322 bytes)The leading type of sandwich on restaurant menus remains the burger. According to the National Restaurant Association, burgers appear on more than 75 percent of all sandwich menus nationwide.

The number one cause of depression in married people is being married. In unmarried people, it's being single.

It would take just 23 hours for all the Coca-Cola ever produced to flow over Niagara Falls.

Research has proven that shoes wear out faster on the right feet than on the left.

Every year, about 12 percent of the U.S. population is arrested.

A woodpecker can peck 20 times a second.

The fourth most used language in the U.S. is sign language.

The first sport to be filmed was boxing, in 1894. Thomas Edison himself did the filming.

One of Preparation H's main ingredients is shark liver oil. The oil not only helps shrink hemorrhoids, but will shrink any tissue.

nepal.jpg (6836 bytes)From space, the brightest man-made place is Las Vegas, Nevada.

Waterskiing was originally called "plank-gliding" in England.

The revolving star on the back of a cowboy's spurs is called a "rowel."

The working title of the classic novel, The Wizard of Oz, was The Emerald City.

Nepal is the only country that doesn't have a rectangular or square flag.

The most common invention of the 19th century was the washing machine. Between 1804 and 1873, at least 1,676 patents were issued by the U.S. Patent Office for various forms of this device.

Dog mushing is the state sport of Alaska.

The real name of the Riddler (of Batman fame) is E. Nigma. The "E" stands for Edward.

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