Steve’s Top 20 Fun Interesting Facts
Some of these facts are weird, interesting, funny etc. Hope you enjoy my Top #20 interesting facts I will post more soon for you to enjoy...Here's one on the house until you get to my Top #20.
Bullet proof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers, and laser printers were all invented by women.
#20 Play-Doh was first manufactured as a wallpaper cleaner.
#19 When withdrawing money from an ATM, the 'whirring' sound before your money pops out is actually a recording. The actual mechanism is so far back that you can't hear it.
#18 People spend about two weeks of their lives at traffic lights!
#17 The number of text messages sent and received in a given day is greater than the world's population.
#16 The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is over 9000 years old! YUCK!
#15 The first household refrigerators cost about $16,000, in today's money!
#14 Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours!
#13 On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every year.
#12 More than 6,000 people with pillow-related injuries check into U.S. emergency rooms every year!
#11 Extremely high pressured water can easily cut through a steel beam.
#10 Each year, more than 50,000 people are injured by jewelry in the U.S.
#9 80% of millionaires drive used cars.
#8 The WD in WD-40 stands for Water Displacer.
#7 The revenue that is generated from gambling is more than the revenue that comes from movies, cruise ships, recorded music, theme parks, and spectator sports combined.
#6 On average, a disposable diaper can hold up to 7 pounds of liquid.
#5 Fine-grained volcanic ash can be found as an ingredient in some toothpastes.
#4 One in five long-term love relationships began with one or both partners being involved with others.
#3 If you mouth the word "colorful" to someone, it looks like you are saying "I love you".
#2 You burn 26 calories in a one minute kiss.
#1 WAL-MART generates $3,000,000.00 in revenues every 7 minutes!