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5348. Fact
In Lefors, Texas it is illegal to take more than three swallows of beer at any time while standing.

5349. Fact
Each unit on the Richter Scale is equivalent to a power factor of about 32. So a 6 is 32 times more powerful than a 5! Though it goes to 10, 9 is estimated to be the point of total tectonic destruction. 2 is the smallest that can be felt unaided.

5350. Fact
In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals.

5351. Fact
An elephant's trunk contains more than 50,000 muscles.

5352. Fact
Medical research has found substances in mistletoe that can slow down tumor growth

5353. Fact
Every year, surgical tools are left in approximately 1,500 patients in the USA. Fatter patients are more prone to having a surgical tool left inside of them due to the additional amount of space in their bodies.

5354. Fact
The first Corvette rolled off the Chevrolet assembly line in Flint, MI. in 1953. That early 'Vette sold for $3,250.

5355. Fact
An apple tree is at its prime when its about 50 years old. The United States produces about 100 million barrels of apples a year. That's a lot of old trees.

5356. Animal Facts
The guanay cormorant makes its nest from dried faeces.

5357. Fact
America once issued a 5-cent bill.

5358. Fact
Johnny Appleseed planted apples so that people could use apple cider to make alcohol.

5359. Fact
You can walk from Boston to New York City in fewer than a million steps.

5360. Fact
An etiquette writer of the 1840's advised, Ladies may wipe their lips on the tablecloth, but not blow their noses on it.

5361. Fact
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears. never stop growing

5362. Fact
The poison-arrow frog has enough poison to kill about 2,200 people.

5363. Fact
There are ten human body parts that are only three letters long: eye, hip, arm, leg, ear, toe, jaw, rib, lip, and gum.

5364. Fact
There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.

5365. Fact
The only flying saucer launch pad in the world is located in St. Paul, Alberta, Canada

5366. Fact
The first product Motorola started to develop was a record player for automobiles. At that time, the most known player on the market was Victrola, which Motorola got their name from.

5367. Fact
In the 1985 Boise, Idaho mayoral election, there were four write-in votes for Mr. Potato Head


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