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The average housefly lives for one month.

Michael Jackson owns the rights to the South Carolina State anthem.

According to a recent survey, 46 percent of Americans say their car is the most important thing in their lives. Six percent say their children hold that distinction.

There is an Australian wasp with the scientific name Aha ha.

"Fine turkey" and "honeycomb" are terms used for different qualities and textures of sponges.

Your feet are bigger in the afternoon than the rest of the day.

On average, Italians get 42 vacation days every year.

The first word spoken by an ape in the movie Planet of the Apes was "smile."

The first car with air-conditioning was the Packard.

A coat hanger is 44 inches long when straightened.

Your tongue is the only muscle in your body that is attached at only one end.

A poem written to celebrate a wedding is called a "epithalamium."

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A coat hanger is 44 inches long when straightened.
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There are 293 different ways to make change for a dollar.

The fortune cookie was invented in 1916 by George Jung, a Los Angeles noodlemaker.

Benjamin Franklin invented the rocking chair.

Most elephants weigh less than the tongue of the blue whale.

Butter was the first food product allowed by law to have artificial coloring. (It's actually white.)

"Breath," by Samuel Beckett, was first performed in April, 1970. The play lasts 30 seconds, has no actors, and no dialogue.

Coca-Cola is Africa's largest private-sector employer.

Confucius was the eleventh child of a 70-year-old soldier.

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