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The first household refrigerators cost about $16,000, in today's money!

A baby octopus is about the size of a flea at birth.

A man named Charles Osborne had the hiccups for approximately sixty-nine years.

The first product that the toy company Mattel came out with was picture frames.

Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone.

The katydid bug hears through holes in its hind legs!

Famous billionaire Howard Hughes stored his own urine in large bottles.

When you walk down a steep hill, the pressure on your knees is equal to three times your body weight.

In the White House, there are 13,092 knives, forks and spoons!

A bird 'chews' with its stomach.

Nike Air Soles do not actually have 'air' in them.

Most of a hog's sweat glands are in its snout.

Before toilet paper was invented, French royalty wiped their bottoms with fine linen.

It takes twelve ears of corn to make a tablespoon of corn oil.

U-Haul is the world's largest advertiser in the Yellow Pages.

Some ribbon worms will eat themselves if they can't find any food.

George Washington and Thomas Jefferson grew marijuana on their plantations!

Vultures fly without flapping their wings.

An elephant trunk has no bone but 40,000 muscles.

About 2/3 of American men prefer boxers to briefs.