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Philip Manglitz’s So You Believe You Know Everything

• TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
• All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
• A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
• A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.

• A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
• A “jiffy” is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second. “Google” is the number 10 multiplied by itself 100 times.
• A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
• A snail can sleep for three years.
• Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
•  Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
• Almonds are a member of the peach family.
• An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
• Babies are born without kneecaps. They don’t appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
• February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
• In the last 4,000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.
• If the population of China walked past you, 8 abreast, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.
• If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend an average of 6 months waiting at red lights.
• Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.

• On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is a United States flag.
• Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite!
• Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.
• The average person’s left hand does 56% of the typing.
• The cruise liner, QE2, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
• The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
• The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
• There are more chickens than people in the world.
• Winston Churchill was born in a ladies’ room during a dance.

...................Now you know everything!







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