According to the Texas Department of Transportation, one person is killed annually painting stripes on the state's highways and roads.
The word electricity derives from the Greek word elektron meaning amber.
According to Scientfic American magazine: if you live in the northern hemisphere, odds are that every time you fill your lungs with air at least one molecule of that air once passed thru Socrates lungs.
40,000 Americans are injured by toilets every year.
Seventy percent of house dust is made up of dead skin flakes.
85,000,000 tons of paper are used each year in the U.S!
In 1993 there were an estimated 64 million cats in the United States.
Results of a survey show that 76 percent of women make their bed every day, compared to 46 percent of men.
Boys who have unusual first names are more likely to have mental problems than boys with conventional names. Girls don't seem to have this problem.
For the 66% of American's who admit to reading in the bathroom, the preferred reading material is "Reader's Digest."