Useless Fun Facts
The most commonly used word in English conversation is ‘I’
Based on a US Justice Department study conducted between 1992 and 1996, workplace violence troubles 1.7 million Americans a year. Number of workers attacked or threatened per thousand: Police officers: 306, Private security guards: 218, Taxi drivers: 184, Prison guards: 117, Bartenders: 91, Mental health professionals: 80, Gas station attendants: 79.
BVD stands for the organizers of the company: Bradley, Voorhies, and Day.
McDonalds and Burger King sugar-coat their fries so they will turn golden-brown.
China claims to possess the world’s smallest town Yumen This town, in Tibet, has only three residents–an elderly man and his two daughters The town has a local council, chief executive and an official seal.
There are more insects in ten square feet of a rain forest than there are people in Manhattan
By age 60, most people have lost half their taste buds
You’re more likely to be a target for mosquitoes if you consume bananas.
The Bible was written by about 40 men over a period of about 1600 years dating from 1500 BC to about 100 years after Christ.
In Siberia, in 1994, a container full of marijuana was discovered in the 2,000-year-old grave of a Scythian princess and priestess, among the many other articles buried with her.
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