15 completely random useless facts


  1. The US interstate highway system requires that one mile in every five be straight. These straight sections function as airstrips in times of war and other emergencies.
  2. Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
  3. Babies are born without kneecaps. They don’t appear until the child is 2-6 years of age.
  4. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.
  5. A pregnant goldfish is called a twit.
  6. If NASA sent birds into space, they would soon die because birds need gravity to swallow.
  7. Duelling is legal in Paraguay if both parties are registered blood donors.
  8. You are more likely to die from a falling coconut than a shark attack.
  9. Most lipstick is partially made of fish scales.
  10. During his or her lifetime, the average human will grow 590 miles of hair.
  11. The most money ever paid for a cow in an auction was $1.3 million.
  12. 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321
  13. There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.
  14. There are three golf balls sitting on the moon.
  15. Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.