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Nearly 30% of female lottery winners hide their winning ticket in their bras.

In England, in the 1880's, 'Pants' was considered a dirty word.

If China imported just 10% of it's rice needs- the price on the world market would increase by 80%.

During World War II, Uncle Ben's was the exclusive supplier of rice to the U.S. Armed Forces.

Tomatoes were originally thought to be poisonous.

In Idaho, You may not fish on a camel's back.

The symbol on the 'pound' key (#) is called an octothorpe.

Hummingbirds can't walk.

9 out of 10 lightning strike victims survive!

The penguin is the only bird who can swim, but not fly!

No matter its size or thickness, no piece of paper can be folded in half more than 8 times.

The state of Florida is bigger than England!

Alfred Hitchcock didn't have a belly button.

You are about 1 centimeter taller in the morning than in the evening!

20252 is Smokey the Bear's own zip code.

Windmills always turn anti-clockwise. Except for the windmills in Ireland!

Hypnotism is banned by public schools in San Diego.

The search engine Google got its name from the word ‘googol’, which refers to the number one with a hundred zeros after it.

Check your map! The Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal is farther East than the Atlantic entrance.

The lifespan of the common goldfish is over 20 years!