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Interesting Facts of the Day | Monday, July 1st, 2013

No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple.

Some moths never eat anything as adults because they don’t have mouths. They must live on the energy they stored as caterpillars.

By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you cannot sink into quicksand.

Georgia’s state motto is “Wisdom, Justice and Moderation.”

The Chuck E. Cheese franchise was created by Atari, a resteraunt combining robotic animals and arcade games with family meals. They name the franchise a Pizza Time Theater. Chuck E. Cheese was first opened in 1977.

Interesting Facts of the Day | Sunday, June 30th, 2013

14% of Americans have skinny-dipped with a member of the opposite sex at least once.

There is a city called Rome on every continent.

Because of heavy traffic congestion, Julius Caesar banned all wheeled vehicles from Rome during daylight hours.

If you bring a raccoon’s head to the Henniker, New Hampshire town hall, you are entitled to receive $.10 from the town.

By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you cannot sink into quicksand.

Interesting Facts of the Day | Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Dueling is legal in Paraguay as long as both parties are registered blood donors.

The catfish has over 27000 taste buds (more than any other animal)

When we think of Big Ben in London, we think of the clock. Actually, it’s the bell.

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

President John F Kennedy could read 4 newspapers in 20 minutes.