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    ˇ Americans Eat 45000 Burgers Per Minute.



    ˇ Tomato Ketchup Was Once Used As Medicine In The United States. Was Sold As "Dr. Miles Compound Extract Of Tomato".



    ˇ Amazon, A Gigantic System Of Rivers And Forests, Supplies 1/5th Of The World's Oxygen. Now That's The Reason Why These Forests Should Be


    ˇ Brazil Is The Only Country To Have Played In Every World Cup Soccer Tournament.



    ˇ The Largest Employer In The World Is The Indian Railways, Employing Over One Million People.



    ˇ Vatican City Is The Smallest City In The World. And The Only Country Within A Country.



    ˇ Leonardo Da Vinci Invented The Scissors.



    ˇ The Actual Height Of The Eiffel Tower Is 984 Feet. But It Grows By 6 Inches In Summer, As Metal Expands. And Shrinks Back To Normal In The Winter, As Metal Contracts.



    ˇ King Louis XIX Ruled France For A Total Of Fifteen Minutes.



    ˇ The Buckingham Palace, Home To The Royal Family, Has 602 Rooms.



    ˇ The Kea Bird Lives In New Zealand And Likes To Eat The Rubber Around The Car Windows.



    ˇ The Great Wall Of China Is 1500 Miles Long And Can Be Seen From Outer Space.



    ˇ The Tooth Brush Was Invented In China In 1498.



    ˇ A Hippo Can Open Its Mouth Wide Enough To Fit A 4 Ft Tall Child Inside. Nothing To Worry, Though....They Are Herbivorous!



    ˇ Penguin Is The Only BIRD That Can Swim, But Not Fly.



    ˇ Did U Always Think That The Polar Bear's Fur Is White? Well, U Were Wrong! Its Actually Clear. It Appears White Because It Reflects The Sunlight.



    ˇ The Word Eskimo Means "Eater Of Raw Flesh".



    ˇ Egyptian Women Invented The "Lip-Stick".



    ˇ 2 Million Stone Blocks Were Used To Build A Pyramid. And Each Weighed More Than A School Bus.



    ˇ Ancient Egyptians Slept On Pillows Made Of Stone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miss_Sweet @ Mon Apr 25, 2005 9:26 am
    ˇ Americans Eat 45000 Burgers Per Minute.



    ˇ Tomato Ketchup Was Once Used As Medicine In The United States. Was Sold As "Dr. Miles Compound Extract Of Tomato".



    ˇ Amazon, A Gigantic System Of Rivers And Forests, Supplies 1/5th Of The World's Oxygen. Now That's The Reason Why These Forests Should Be


    ˇ Brazil Is The Only Country To Have Played In Every World Cup Soccer Tournament.



    ˇ The Largest Employer In The World Is The Indian Railways, Employing Over One Million People.



    ˇ Vatican City Is The Smallest City In The World. And The Only Country Within A Country.



    ˇ Leonardo Da Vinci Invented The Scissors.



    ˇ The Actual Height Of The Eiffel Tower Is 984 Feet. But It Grows By 6 Inches In Summer, As Metal Expands. And Shrinks Back To Normal In The Winter, As Metal Contracts.



    ˇ King Louis XIX Ruled France For A Total Of Fifteen Minutes.



    ˇ The Buckingham Palace, Home To The Royal Family, Has 602 Rooms.



    ˇ The Kea Bird Lives In New Zealand And Likes To Eat The Rubber Around The Car Windows.



    ˇ The Great Wall Of China Is 1500 Miles Long And Can Be Seen From Outer Space.



    ˇ The Tooth Brush Was Invented In China In 1498.



    ˇ A Hippo Can Open Its Mouth Wide Enough To Fit A 4 Ft Tall Child Inside. Nothing To Worry, Though....They Are Herbivorous!



    ˇ Penguin Is The Only BIRD That Can Swim, But Not Fly.



    ˇ Did U Always Think That The Polar Bear's Fur Is White? Well, U Were Wrong! Its Actually Clear. It Appears White Because It Reflects The Sunlight.



    ˇ The Word Eskimo Means "Eater Of Raw Flesh".



    ˇ Egyptian Women Invented The "Lip-Stick".



    ˇ 2 Million Stone Blocks Were Used To Build A Pyramid. And Each Weighed More Than A School Bus.



    ˇ Ancient Egyptians Slept On Pillows Made Of Stone.
    VERY INTERESTED POST MISS_SWEET :hug1: :givefl; KEEP IT UP :givefl;


    ˇ The Actual Height Of The Eiffel Tower Is 984 Feet. But It Grows By 6 Inches In Summer, As Metal Expands. And Shrinks Back To Normal In The Winter, As Metal Contracts. :duno; wowww

    The Kea Bird Lives In New Zealand And Likes To Eat The Rubber Around The Car Windows :mrgreen:

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    good and nice :1cool;

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    wonderfull

    Keepup the good work :givefl;
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    thanks for sharing
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