Jan 7, 2011

My brain is filled with so many useful things, like the fact that there are 336 dimples on a golf ball ...

-Barbie doll has had over 43 pets including 21 dogs, 12 horses, 3 ponies, 6 cats, a parrot, a chimpanzee, a panda, a lion cub, a giraffe and a zebra
-Up to the 19th century there were no models, and designers had to use little dolls to demonstrate their creations to customers
-Rhythm” is the longest English word without a vowel. Irony, eh?
Kissing may have originated when mothers orally passed chewed solid food to their infants during weaning
-Cleopatra married two of her brothers
-The name "Muppet" was coined by Jim Henson. The word was made from a combination of the word "marionette" and "puppet
-Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine
-Buckingham Palace has over six hundred rooms
-What Makes an Item Vintage? A clothing item is considered vintage if it dates from 1920 to 1960. After that date, an item is considered to be retro, not vintage
-When Vera Wang was younger, she wanted to be an Olympic skater
-Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour
-One in three dog owners say they have talked to their pets on the phone
-The average bed is home to more than six billion dust mites
-Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand
-The city of Naples gave birth to the pizza
-A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down
continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top
-Camel’s have three eyelids
-I bore easily. I do handstands in open areas ;-)

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