Posted by: maboulette | September 1, 2011

DID YOU KNOW THIS?

Downtown Austin from across Town Lake.

Image via Wikipedia

The city which is having the most sex in the United States is Austin, TX.

150 gallons is the amount of water an average American uses per day.  An average person in a developing country will struggle to find 5.

Nearly 1 in 7 people in theUnited Statesare living in poverty.

A pineapple is actually a very big berry.

On average, a child uses 730 crayons by their 10th birthday.

The human body contains 10 times more bacteria cells than it does human cells.

There are more insects in one square mile of rural land than there are human beings in the world.

The coconut is the largest seed in the world.

A duck’s quack doesn’t echo, and no one knows why.

Coca-Cola was originally green.

A pig’s orgasm lasts for 30 minutes but yet, a pig does not have sex for pleasure – go figure!

There are enough calories in a Big Mac to run a vacuum cleaner for 98 minutes.

The largest living thing on Earth is an underground mushroom in Oregon.  It is 3.5 miles across.

Half the population of the world earns only 5% of the world’s total wealth.

Almonds are a member of the peach family.

The Eisenhower interstate system requires that one mile in every  five must be straight. These straight sections are usable as  airstrips in times of  war or other emergencies.


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