Sunday, April 09, 2006

Libra Wisdom - take 2

As promised, I bring you more tidbits of trivia from our friends in feminine hygiene.

Odd Spot #37: The names of all the continents end with the same letter they start with.

Odd Spot #95: The word 'lethologica' describes the state of not being able to rememeber the word you want.

Odd Spot #22: If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.

Odd Spot #141: There are three golf balls sitting on the moon.

Odd Spot #152: In a study of 200,000 ostriches over a period of 80 years, no one reported a single case where an ostrich buried it's head in the sand.

Odd Spot # 102: Bulletproof vests, fire escapes, laser printers and windshield wipers were all invented by women.

Odd Spot #: The average human body contains enough sulphur to kill all the fleas on an average dog.

Odd Spot #80: The youngest pope was eleven years old.

Odd Spot #153: The average human body contains enough iron to make a 7.62cm nail.

Odd Spot #4: The most common non-contagious disease in the world is tooth decay.

Odd Spot #8: Grapes explode when you put them in the microwave

There you have it. More utterly useless information that you can use to bring conversation to a complete halt at your next dinner party.

4 comments:

accipiter said...

"Odd Spot #37: The names of all the continents end with the same letter they start with."

North Americn? South Americs? Hmmmmm. . .

And how about Atlantis, eh?

ScarletManuka said...

He he, I forgot about you guys over there. Maybe they just meant America? Or maybe America is just being difficult? ;-)

Hieronymus Anonymous said...

I'm going to have to test that grape one...

ScarletManuka said...

Although it doesn't specify that you have to turn the microwave on...perhaps they just freak out when they go near microwaves? I wonder what phobia describes a fear of microwaves?