2018-02-07 / Opinion

I Bet You Thought You Knew It All

submitted by Alma Pirnie

•The liquid inside young coconuts can be used as a substitute for Blood plasma.

•No piece of paper can be folded in half more than seven (7) times. Oh go ahead ... I'll wait...

•Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes or sharks.

•You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.

•Oak trees do not produce acorns until they are fifty (50) years of age or older.

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

•The King of Hearts is the only king WITHOUT A MOUSTACHE

• American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one (1) olive from each salad served in first-class.

•Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.

•(Since Venus is normally associated with women, what does this tell you?(That women are going in the 'right' direction...?)

•Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning ..

•Most dust particles in your house are made from DEAD SKIN !

•The first owner of the Marlboro Company died of lung cancer. So did the first 'Marlboro Man'.

•Walt Disney was afraid OF MICE!


• The ten most valuable brand names on earth: Apple, Coca Cola, Google, IBM, Microsoft, GE, McDonalds, Samsung, Intel, and Toyota, in that order.

•It is possible to lead a cow upstairs...But, not downstairs.

•A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.

•Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept at leastsix (6) feet away from a toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the flush. (I keep my toothbrush in the living room now!)

•So........................ Remember, knowledge is everything, so pass it on...... and go move your toothbrush! And stop folding that paper!

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