Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Trivia Tuesday: List of Random Facts Part Two

**I copied and pasted this list from a website and I do not research each fact to find its authenticity like I usually do for these posts.  If you find where one is incorrect, leave me a comment and I will fix it.**

"60 Minutes," is the only CBS TV show with no theme song.

"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".

"Go," is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

"I am." is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

"Race car" is a palindrome.

"Rhythm" is the longest English word without a vowel.

In 1386, a pig in France was executed by public hanging for the murder of a child

A cockroach
can live several weeks with its head cut off!

Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete.

You can't kill yourself by holding your breath

There is a city called Rome on every continent.

It's against the law to have a pet dog in Iceland!

Your heart beats over 100,000 times a day!
"Stewardesses" is the longest word that can be typed with only the left hand.

"Tug of War" was an Olympic event between 1900 and 1920.

"Underground" is the only word in the English language that begins and ends with the letters "und."

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