.....from Barry's Bunker.....

(with thanks to Harry The Cat)

Bet You Didn't Know


Howdy Doody had 48 freckles.
What color was Christopher Columbus's hair? Blonde.
In 1980, there was only one country in the world with no telephones - Bhutan.
The most extras ever used in a movie was 300,000, for the film Gandhi in 1981.
Every person has a unique tongue print.
Your right lung takes in more air than your left one does.
Women's hearts beat faster than men's.
When Bugs Bunny first appeared in 1935, he was called Happy Rabbit.
Pollsters say that 40% of dog and cat owners carry pictures of the pets in their wallets.
Bubble gum contains rubber.
You can only smell 1/20th as well as a dog.
In high school, Robin Williams was voted "Least Likely to Succeed."
Only 55% of all Americans know that the sun is a star.
The sound of E.T. walking was made by someone squishing her hands in Jello.
The sex organ on a male spider is located at the end of one of its legs.
Even if you cut off a cockroach's head, it can live for several weeks.
Chicken soup was considered an aphrodisiac in the Middle Ages.
Most American car horns honk in the key of F.
The world population of chickens is about equal to the number of people.
Women are 37% more likely to go to a psychiatrist than men are.
Every time Beethoven sat down to write music, he poured ice water over his head.
In 75% of American households, women manage the money and pay the bills.
A monkey was once tried and convicted for smoking a cigarette in South Bend, Indiana.
About 70% of Americans who go to college do it just to make more money.
It's against the law to catch fish with your bare hands in Kansas.