Monday, November 10, 2008

useless info

It's Monday.... so here I go w/ useless garb.

  1. Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.
  2. The sentence "the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter in the English language.
  3. TYPEWRITER, is the longest word that can be made using the letters on only one row of the keyboard.
  4. American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.
  5. "I am." is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
  6. No president of the United States was an only child.
  7. One ragweed plant can release as many as one billion grains of pollen! (this is my worst enemy each year)
  8. The longest recorded flight of a chicken is 13 seconds!
  9. A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside!
  10. More Monopoly money is printed in a year, than real money printed throughout the world.

2 comments:

Heather said...

Down with ragweed!

Julie@Cool Mom Guide said...

Hey, some chick is ripping your site off. http://mckynzisworld.blogspot.com/