Discussion in 'The Alley' started by Maca., Jun 23, 2008.
John Wilkes Booth’s brother once saved the life of Abraham Lincoln’s son.
public busses by law cannot turn down a teen who is under 16 for a free bus ride
A black rhino's horn is mostly made up of hair and have no bones
that one could actually be pretty usefull for cheap parents
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
Johnny Appleseed planted apples so that people could use apple cider to make alcohol.
Thanks for the rep, Maca.
My custom text reads "Compassionate Warrior".
There are 2,598,960 possible hands in a five-card poker game.
a memorial with a soilder on a horse, if the horse has one leg up the memorial is in memory of someone who died of injuries in a war. if the horse is on two legs, the person died in battle
If you put a drop of liquor on a scorpion, it will instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
(be nice, assholes.)
For a short time in 1967, the American Typers Association made a new punctuation mark that was a combination of the question mark and an exclamation point called an interrobang. It was rarely used and hasn't been seen since.
Got this from a useless info site, but if it works I don't find it useless at all:
Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying.
kurt vonnegut was born november 11th 1922.
The word "Checkmate" in chess comes from the Persian phrase "Shah Mat," which means "the king is dead".
The second longest word in the Oxford English Dictionary is "floccinaucinihilipilification," which means "the act of estimating as worthless."
China has more English speakers than the United States.
On a Canadian two-dollar bill, the American flag is flying over the Parliament Building.
In every episode of “Seinfeld” there is a Superman picture or reference somewhere.
An American urologist bought Napoleon’s penis for $40,000.
I gotta check into this one.
More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received a telephone call.
Separate names with a comma.