More money is spent on gardening than on any other hobby!

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Jupiter, the fifth planet from the sun, is the largest planet in the solar system, twice as big as all the other planets combined.

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The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.

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Nondairy creamer is flammable.

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The longest one syllable word in the English language is "screeched".

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The first known marketer of the flushing toilet was Thomas Crapper.

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Every vehicle produced by General Motors in the United States includes about $1,500 in health-care costs - typically more than the value of steel contained in the vehicle.

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In some Asian countries, the family name is written first and the individual name written second.

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Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.

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There are no poisonous snakes in Maine.

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No piece of paper can be folded in half more than 7 times.

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An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.

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Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.

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Plastic lawn flamingos outnumber real flamingos in the U.S.A.

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In ancient Greece, children of wealthy families were dipped in olive oil at birth to keep them hairless throughout their lives.

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The electric shaver was patented on November 6, 1928.

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The average American consumes 1.2 pounds of spider eggs a year and eat 2.5 pounds of insect parts a year.

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre was originally entitled Headcheese, but was changed at the last minute.

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TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.

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There are more than 40,000 characters in Chinese script.

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In 2002, the National Research Council, a US Congressionally chartered group, said that there are about 400,000 online subscription sites with adult entertainment content worldwide, or about 1.5% of all Internet content.

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Nova Scotia is Latin for 'New Scotland.'

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Henry Ford produced the model T only in black because the black paint available at the time was the fastest to dry.

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According to the Pentagon, Russia has supplied more than 85% of all of China's arms imports since early 1990.

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In 1976, the 10 billionth gallon of "Coca-Cola" syrup was produced.

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No president of the United States was an only child.

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Napoleon was terrified of cats.

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At 90 weapons per 100 civilians, the US has the world's highest rate of gun ownership, according to the Small Arms Survey 2007.

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A giraffe has a 20-inch tongue.

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In 1994, there were four murders and eight attempted murders of abortion providers in the United States. In 2004, there were zero.

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Because of Animal Crackers, many kids until they reach the age of ten, believe a bear is as tall as a giraffe.

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The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum.

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A large swarm of desert locusts (Schistocerca gregaria) can consume 20,000 tons (18,160,000 kilograms) of vegetation a day.

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France has the highest per capita consumption of cheese.

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The first Computer was ENIAC, short for Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer, unveiled on February 14, 1946.

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A tortoise can live up to 140 years old.

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The total combined weight of the worlds ant population is heavier than the weight of the human population.

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The most common speed limit sign in the United States is 25 m.p.h.

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As of 2007, China had about 30 million cars and light trucks for 1.3 billion people. The U.S. had about 240 million cars for 300 million people.

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It takes approximately 12 hours for food to entirely digest.

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Forty-one percent of English women have punched or kicked their partners, according to a study.

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Native Hawaiian women were not allowed to cook.

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In 2005, Canada was the single-largest trading partner with the United States. China was second and Mexico was third.

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In medieval Thailand, they had moveable type printing presses. The type was made from baked oxen dung.

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The number of left-handed men is double that of left-handed women.

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Swimming pools in Phoenix, Arizona, pick up 20 pounds of dust a year.

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The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.

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Native Hawaiian women were not allowed to cook.

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In the latter part of the 18th century, Prussian surgeons treated stutterers by snipping off portions of their tongues.

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The only President to win a Pulitzer Prize: John Kennedy for "Profiles in Courage."

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Adding a drop of olive oil and lemon juice to an ice cube then running it over your face gives you better results than some expensive skin care products.

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A new book is published every 13 minutes in America.

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The longest living cells in the body are brain cells which can live an entire lifetime.

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The cost of prescription drugs in the US has increased on average by 8.3% annually since 1994. The average rate of inflation during this time period was only about 2.5%.

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Iceland consumes more Coca-Cola per capita than any other nation.

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The first owner of the Marlboro Company died of lung cancer.

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