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Sip on some knowledge. These are the Real Facts.

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In a year, the average person walks four miles making his or her bed.

101

About half of all Americans are on a diet on any given day.

102

A one-minute kiss burns 26 calories.

103

Frowning burns more calories than smiling.

104

There are more than 30,000 diets on public record.

105

You will burn about 7% more calories walking on hard dirt than on pavement.

106

You would weigh less on the top of a mountain than at sea level.

107

You burn more calories sleeping than watching TV.

108

Licking a stamp burns 10 calories.

109

Smelling apples and/or bananas can help you lose weight.

110

Frogs never drink.

111

Only male turkeys gobble.

112

At birth, a Dalmation is always pure white.

113

The fastest recorded speed of a racehorse was over 43 mph.

114

The oldest known animal was a tortoise, which lived to be 152 years old.

115

Bamboo makes up 99 percent of a panda's diet.

116

The largest fish is the whale shark - it can be over 50 feet long and weigh two tons.

117

The starfish is the only animal that can turn its stomach inside out.

118

Honeybees are the only insects that create a form of food for humans.

119

The hummingbird is the only bird that can fly backwards.

120

The only continent without reptiles or snakes is Antarctica.

121

The only bird that can swim and not fly is a penguin.

122

A duck can't walk without bobbing its head.

123

Beavers were once the size of bears.

124

Seals sleep only one and a half minutes at a time.

125

Pigeons have been trained by the U.S. Coast Guard to spot people lost at sea.

126

A pigeon's feathers are heavier than its bones.

127

A hummingbird's heart beats 1,400 times a minute.

128

Dragonflies have six legs but can't walk.

129

Dolphins can jump up to 20 feet in the air.

130

Koala and humans are the only animals with unique fingerprints.

131

Penguins have an organ above their eyes that converts seawater to fresh water.

132

A crocodile cannot move its tongue.

133

Honeybees navigate by using the sun as a compass.

134

An ant can lift 50 times its own weight.

135

A single coffee tree produces only about a pound of coffee beans per year.

136

Strawberries are the only fruits whose seeds grow on the outside.

137

The city of Los Angeles has three times more automobiles than people.

138

Hawaii is the only U.S. state that grows coffee.

139

Hawaii is the only state with one school district.

140

Holland is the only country with a national dog.

141

The square dance is the official dance of the state of Washington.

142

Hawaii is the only U.S. state never to report a temperature of zero degrees F or below.

143

"Q" is the only letter in the alphabet not appearing in the name of any U.S. state.

144

Texas is the only state that permits residents to cast absentee ballots from space.

145

Lake Superior is the world's largest lake.

146

The smallest county in America is New York County, better known as Manhattan.

147

Panama is the only place in the world where you can see the sun rise on the Pacific and set on the Atlantic.

148

The tallest man was 8 ft. 11 in.

149

Theodore Roosevelt was the only president who was blind in one eye.

150

The first sport to be filmed was boxing in 1894.

151

The fastest served ball in tennis was clocked at 154 mph in 1963.

152

In 1985, the fastest bicyclist was clocked at 154 mph.

153

The speed limit in NYC was eight mph in 1895.

154

Americans spend more than $630 million a year on golf balls.

155

In 1926, the first outdoor mini-golf courses were built on rooftops in NYC.

156

Swimming pools in the U.S. contain enough water to cover San Francisco.

157

The first TV soap opera debuted in 1946.

158

The first MTV video was "Video Killed the Radio Star" by the Buggles.

159

The first TV show ever to be put into reruns was "The Lone Ranger."

160

One alternative title that had been considered for NBC's hit "Friends" was "Insomnia Café."

161

The first TV network kids show in the U.S. was "Captain Kangaroo."

162

The temperature of the sun can reach up to 15 million degrees Fahrenheit.

163

The first penny had the motto "Mind your own business."

164

The first vacuum was so large, it was brought to a house by horses.

165

Your eye expands up to 45% when looking at something pleasing.

166

Before mercury, brandy was used to fill thermometers.

167

You have to play ping-pong for 12 hours to lose one pound.

168

One brow wrinkle is the result of 200,000 frowns.

169

The first human-made object to break the sound barrier was a whip.

170

In 1878, the first telephone book ever issued contained only 50 names.

171

The most sensitive parts of the body are the mouth and the fingertips.

172

The eye makes movements 50 times every second.

173

Chinese is the most spoken language in the world.

174

The world's biggest pyramid is not in Egypt, but in Mexico.

175

In 1634, tulip bulbs were a form of currency in Holland.

176

The first bike was called a hobbyhorse.

177

The first sailing boats were built in Egypt.

178

The first ballpoint pens were sold in 1945 for $12.00.

179

The first lighthouse to use electricity was the Statue of Liberty in 1886.

180

The first VCR was made in 1956 and was the size of a piano.

181

The first jukebox was located in San Francisco in 1899.

182

A rainbow can only be seen in the morning or late afternoon.

183

The Capitol building in Washington, D.C. has 365 steps to represent every day of the year.

184

The most used letters in the English language are E, T, A, O, I and N.

185

A male kangaroo is called a boomer.

186

A female kangaroo is called a flyer.

187

There are over 61,000 pizzerias in the U.S.

188

Antarctica is the driest, coldest, windiest, and highest continent on earth.

189

The Sahara Desert stretches farther than the distance from California to New York.

190

Thailand means "Land of the Free."

191

Popcorn was invented by the American Indians.

192

Jupiter spins so fast that there is a new sunrise nearly every 10 hours.

193

The year that read the same upside down was 1961. That won't happen again until 6009.

194

You don't have to be a lawyer to be a Supreme Court Justice.

195

Eleven of the 50 U.S. states are named after an actual person.

196

If you doubled one penny every day for 30 days, you would have $5,368,709.

197

The first person crossed Niagara Falls by tightrope in 1859.

198

The U.S. is the largest country named after an actual person (Amerigo Vespucci).

199

The largest cheesecake ever made weighed 57,508 lbs.

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