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Useless Trivia...

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by trickblue, Sep 14, 2004.

  1. trickblue

    trickblue Old Testament... Zone Supporter

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    About 215 pairs of jeans can be made from a single bale of cotton.

    When Play-Doh was first introduced, in 1956, the only color available was off white.

    Unatractiphobia is a fear of ugly people.

    Istanbul, Turkey is the only city in the world located on two continents.

    In Monopoly, the character that's behind bars is named Jake the Jailbird.

    In the original "Halloween" movie, the mask used by Michael Myers was a Captain Kirk mask painted white.

    The pupils of goats are rectangular.

    In Logan County, Colorado, it is illegal for a man to kiss a woman while she's asleep.

    The job of timber cutter is the most dangerous occupation in America.

    Finland has 187,888 lakes.

    Popeye the Sailor, Olive Oyl and Wimpy were all based on real people.

    Chinese requires no punctuation.

    In 1897, Bayer began selling heroin as a treatment for a variety of respiratory ailments.

    There were 11 tail feathers on the original NBC peacock.

    The typical American uses 57 sheets of toilet paper each day.
  2. SoTex

    SoTex Giddy Up

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    Interesting stuff Cliff. Thanks ;)
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  3. trickblue

    trickblue Old Testament... Zone Supporter

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    Just a small example of my plethora of little known facts my chunky chum...

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  4. SoTex

    SoTex Giddy Up

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    Hey......The correct terminology in my case is husky. :(
  5. trickblue

    trickblue Old Testament... Zone Supporter

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    oops... I hope the US Department of Political Correctness isn't monitoring the Zone...
  6. DallasCowpoke111

    DallasCowpoke111 Benched

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    Yeaaaa, but they got REAL purty mouths!!


    Somebody should'a warned Kobe, we could'a avoided that WHOLE ugly mess!!

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