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Friday, April 15, 2011

10 Random Things You should Know!

1
Look at your zipper. See the initials YKK? It stands for Yoshida Kogyo Kabushibibaisha, the world's largest zipper manufacturer.

2
A duck's quack doesn't echo. No one knows why.

3
40 percent of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.

4
315 entries in Webster's 1996 Dictionary were misspelled.

5
On the average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily.

6
Chocolate kills dogs! True, chocolate affects a dog's heart and nervous system. A few ounces is enough to kill a small sized dog.

7
Ketchup was sold in the 1830's as a medicine.

8
Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time.

9
Because metal was scarce, the Oscars given out during World War II were made of wood.

10
There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.

9 comments:

  1. quack doesn't echo? well I'll try that :D

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  2. I don't believe the one from the dog, gotta search it!

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  3. I learned a few things. I wonder how much a wooden oscar could be sold for today?

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  4. lol great you learn something new everyday

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  5. i feel smarter now. thank you.

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  6. No clocks in casinos is a really great move, it's so easy to lose track of time.

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  7. I wonder was I baby that was switched. it sure like that or something

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