A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.    A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.    A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.    A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.    A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.    A "jiffy" is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.    A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.    A snail can sleep for three years.    Al Capone’s business card said he was a used furniture dealer.    All 50 states are listed across the top of the LincolnRead More →

…she has an uncanny way of standing between me and the television screen. Bases loaded, two strikes, three balls. The crowd goes wild, the pitch flies, and all I can see is her butt. – Howard, Dodge City, KS …she was furious when I got up early once and made her breakfast. Called me controlling. How dare I decide that she would eat breakfast, let alone what she’d have? – Ted, Wexford, PA …what’s mine is hers. I buy her negligees; she sleeps in my T-shirts. When she’s cold she wears my wool socks to bed, never her own. She steals my half-used razors; newRead More →

Longest officially recognized place name is Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu, has 85 letters. It’s the name for a hill, 305 metres (1,000 ft) high, close to Porangahau, New Zealand. Read more….Read More →