Abraham Lincoln was the only U.S. President
to hold a patent?
Remove crayon marks using a hair dryer. Heat
up the crayon marks and wipe clean with a
Approximately 70% of all small businesses are
owned and operated by a single person.
It takes approximately 6 days to start a
business in the United States, as compared to
38 days in China.
1 in 5 elderly Americans die broke, as
indicated in a recent report.
60 to 80% of all the new jobs come from some
sort of small businesses entity.
Only 2% of small businesses are franchise
based, most other businesses (54%) are home-
A small business went bankrupt every 8
minutes in 2009. It was a tough time for most
Small businesses create 13 times more
patents per employee than large companies.
“Internet software patents” are litigated 8
times as often as compared to other patents.
Business to consumer Facebook interaction is
30% higher than average on Sundays.
92% of most retweets are based on
“interesting and useful content.” Only 26%
are due to inclusion of “Please RT!” in the
It takes approximately 660 gallons of water to
make one hamburger.
Factory farms raise 99% of chickens, 99
percent of turkeys, 95% of pigs, and 78% of
cattle sold in the United States.
FDA report: Approximately 70% of all
antibiotics used in the United States are fed
to farm animals.
Meat-heavy diets cause more climate change
than all cars and planes, combined.
World Health Organization classified
processed meats, including ham, salami,
sausages and hot dogs as a Group 1
Giant mushroom in Oregon’s Malheur
National Forest with a root system that
covers 2,200 acres, is the largest living
organism in the world.
The Ford GT is so strong, that during roof
crush testing, It broke the crushing machine.
Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at
waking you up in the morning.
Pearls melt in vinegar.
From outer space, the brightest man-made
place is Las Vegas, NV.
Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
The first product to have a bar code was a
pack of Wrigley's gum.
It takes about 3,000 cows to supply the NFL
with enough leather for a year's supply of
An American car horns beep in the tone of F.
Loyd C. "Sig" Sigmon invented the SigAlert.
The heart of a blue whale is so massive that a
human being can swim through its arteries.
Originally, Feng shui was the art of choosing
an appropriate place for a grave.
There are ten times more bacteria in the
human body than there are cells.
The likelihood that the glass of water you are
drinking contains a molecule of water that
once passed through a dinosaur is about
No one has ever managed to tame an African
Reading in poor lighting or using a computer
in the dark does not in fact have any negative
effects on your vision.
Farting helps reduce high blood pressure and
is good for your health. So go ahead and fart
Women have twice as many pain receptors on
their body than men. But a much higher pain
Even though Froot Loops are different colors,
they all have exactly the same flavor.
There are no bridges over the Amazon River.
The medical term for a butt crack is
Mr. Potato Head was the first toy to be
advertised on TV.
The average US household owes
approximately $16,000 in credit card debt.
Carbonated fizz in Diet Coke takes forever to
settle at a cruising altitude of 35,000 ft. and
takes the most time of all beverages to pour.
Light doesn't always travel at the speed of
light. The slowest speed was recorded at just
The first man to urinate on the moon was
Buzz Aldrin, shortly after stepping onto the
It is illegal to hail a taxi from the street in Las
Vegas. All passengers in Las Vegas must be
picked up and dropped off in designated taxi
zones, which in most cases are front of
Approximately 18% of Americans can drive a
stick shift vehicle.
Duty free shops are often found in
international airport terminals, but also at
border crossings and cruise ship terminals.
These shops sell products that do not include
a duty tariff or tax.
Lowest income groups spend the most on
lottery tickets, wasting hundreds of dollars
per year, about the same as that $400
emergency fund they do not have. 60% of
millennials think winning the lottery is
part of a their retirement strategy.
A Costa Rican worker who makes baseballs
earns around $2,750 per year. The average
American pro baseball player earns $2,377,000
Erosion at the base of Niagara Falls has
caused the falls to recede about seven miles
over the past 10,000 years.
A category 3 hurricane releases more energy
in 10 minutes that all the world's nuclear
Wearing headphones for an hour will increase
the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.
Chinese acupuncture states, there is a point
head that you can press to control your
appetite. It is located in the hollow just in
front of the flap of the ear.
A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
Abraham Lincoln's dog, Fido, was also
A goldfish has a memory span of only 3
Think about this the next time you are
visiting the dentist. The electric chair was
invented by a dentist.
Approximately 71% of office workers that
were stopped on the street for a survey
agreed to give up their computer passwords
in exchange for a chocolate bar.
Americans on average consume 18 acres of
pizza every day. Plus the Coca-Cola they drink
along with the pizza was originally green.
There are more cars in Southern California
than there are cows in India.
The drive-through line on the opening day at
McDonald's restaurant in Kuwait City, Kuwait
was 7 miles long at its peak.
City with the most Rolls Royces per capita is
In Tokyo you can buy a toupee for your dog.
Valles Marineris is a canyon on Mars, would
stretch all the way from from Los Angeles to
the Atlantic coast if it were located on Earth.
Canada has more lakes than anywhere else in
the world. 9% of the country is covered in
It has been estimated that a new baby can
rob parents of anywhere between 400-750
hours of sleep in the first year.
After three-letter airport codes had become
the standard, airports that had previously
been using only two letters simply added an
The medical term for a gurgling stomach is
It takes light from the Sun around 8 minutes
to reach our Earth.
With 94% identical DNA, Chimpanzees are the
closest living relatives to us humans.
Located in the last row of the U.S. Senate
Chamber, there is a desk that is always fully
stocked with candy.