One of the many Tarzans, Karmuela Searlel, was mauled to death on the set by a raging elephant!
The name of the Internet's most popular directory, is an acronym. According to the company, the name "Yahoo" stands for "Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle".
In 1960, an estimated 4,000 people were over 100 years old in the U.S. By 1995 the number had jumped to : 55,000.
Denver, Colorado lays claim to the invention of the cheeseburger.
Jericho is the oldest walled city in the world at 9,000 yrs old!
Titanic was running at 22 knots when she hit the iceberg.
Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a billion dollars on chewing gum!
A word or sentence that is the same front and back (racecar, kayak) is called a "palindrome".
Edison Was Deaf and He Liked It That Way!
Involuntary bad language, a symptom affecting about one in 10 people with Tourette's syndrome, is called "coprolalia".