In playing poker, there is one chance in 500 of drawing a flush.
Baby whales grow at an average rate of 10lbs per hour!
The Simpsons is the longest running animated series on TV.
Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
Queen Elizabeth II has a rubber duck in her private bath with an inflatable crown.
Virginia City, founded when the Comstock Lode was discovered, was home to 20,000 people at its peak in the 1870s but now has only about 800.
King George I could not speak English!
The average life span of a hermit crab is 75 years!
Russians generally answer the phone by saying, "I'm listening".
One third of the land in the United States is owned by the government.