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UCOFSILVER Member
15,414 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
such as..

did you know that the word thong comes from the portugese for dental floss...

humans and apes are the only species to have sex for fun..

shakespear had an estimated vocabulary of well over 24,00 words...most people only have 10,000

dromepixie 1,463 posts
Location: Florida


Posted:
Did you know your first question is wrong?!

Did you know 75% (including this one) of statistics are made up on the spot?

Did you know that humans are weird?

Did you know that manipulation can change your life?

Drome

JUGGLEwithyourmind!


UCOFSILVER Member
15,414 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
did you know that it wasnt actually a question but a fact?

did you know its nearer 97.5%

dromepixie 1,463 posts
Location: Florida


Posted:
It became a question as soon as you said 'did you know' and as soon as I said it wasnt a fact...

dental floss = filo dental (which is what they call VERY VERY VERY small bikinis in Brazil) um and not just thong or g-string bikinis!

Drome

JUGGLEwithyourmind!


toneman 195 posts

Posted:
dolphins have sex for fun! be VERY careful when swimming with them, you might not be the only one excited!

[ 04. December 2002, 05:40: Message edited by: toneman ]

Aurora (1/2 a firesister)GOLD Member
249 posts
Location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto


Posted:
More people are killed by wild bores (pigs) every year then they are by sharks

If you eat to many tomatoes your skin will turn red
If you eat to many carrots your skin will turn yellow

...and if you eat to many carrots & tomatoes your skin will turn ORANGE!

It's true I swear!

*~SunSpot~*

Om Namah Sivaya


PK_BRONZE Member
Lambretta Fanatic
4,995 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
:randon fact: i am a very nice guy really!

PK.

"To be an angel, one need not have wings.
In giving love there is an equal grace.
Nor need one seek the aura in the face,
As love unveils the beauty of all things."

*Francois Couperin.


The_Pirate_Dyke_Boy 1,079 posts
Location: Canterbury, UK


Posted:
Did you know that the world governments arepurposely trying to keep the number of official "death by shark attack" numbers down. Even if there's only half a body found, with blatent bite marks, and there's water in the lungs, the death certificate will say "drowned".

Did you know that i only exist as an internet-boure entity, and have no physical presence in the real world...

D.B.
X x X x X

Ship off the starboard! sound general quarters! noise and light discipline! man the cannons! GET ME THE RUM!

Master of the Free Hug Program


MikeGinnyGOLD Member
HOP Mad Doctor
13,922 posts
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA


Posted:
quote:
Originally posted by THE UNITED CHAINS OF FIRE:

humans and apes are the only species to have sex for fun..

And dolphins!

Here's a sobering one. One person dies of AIDS on average every 10 seconds.

-Mike

Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella



A buckuht n a hooze! -Valura


Astar 1,591 posts
Location: Nova Scotia, Canada.


Posted:
There are no facts.

toneman 195 posts

Posted:
there is no spoon...

4% of this statement is true.

Pele'sWhippingBoy 442 posts
Location: Rochester, NY, USA


Posted:
If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days, you would have produced enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.

Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.

On average people fear spiders more than they do death.

You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.

Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.

In ancient Egypt, Priests plucked every hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and eyelashes.

A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

The ant can lift 50 times its own weight, can pull 30 times its own weight and always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.

Polar bears are left handed.

The catfish has over 27,000 taste buds, that makes the catfish rank #1 for animal having the most taste buds.

The flea can jump 350 times its body length, It's like a human jumping the length of a football field.

A cockroach will live nine days without it's head, before it starves to death.

The male praying mantis cannot copulate while its head is attached to its body. The female initiates sex by ripping the males head off. (Honey, I'm home! What the!?...)

Butterflies taste with their feet.

Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.

A cat's urine glows under a blacklight.

An ostrich's eye is bigger than it's brain.

Starfishes haven't got brains.

FYI: I am not Pele. If you wish to reply to me and use a short version of my name, use: PWB.

English? Who needs that? I'm never going to England. - Homer Jay Simpson


Jade Lynx 239 posts
Location: Laguna Beach, but i live in Denver, Colo, USA


Posted:
We are related o lemurs. Yep, lemurs are primates, as are aye ayes and tarsiers.

The smallest primate, when curled in a ball, would fit inside your head.

Also, they're extremly cute, but that's kinda subjective...

We got the MikeZ in the house, woot!Glue the ham, hat baby!


Paddy 884 posts
Location: 4341'N 7938'W


Posted:
quote:
Originally posted by Pele'sWhippingBoy:
Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do.

Crap!

::heads out for vigourous jog::

smiley_dup1 108 posts
Location: Essex


Posted:
Male cats have pointy/spikey things on their genitals . After copulation the female nearly always, turns around and tries to clobber him

I don't like living below the tropic of Capricorn..... and now I seem to be in England...... how did I get here???


MikeGinnyGOLD Member
HOP Mad Doctor
13,922 posts
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA


Posted:
The human kidney filters about 180 liters of blood a day (assuming a 70kg man). Average urine output is 1-2 liters per day.

Bone is seven times stronger than concrete per unit mass.

There is enough iron in a 70kg man's body to make over 40 staples.

The average human brain weighs about 1.5 kg and is about the size of a large grapefruit.

On a typical Western diet, it takes food about 3 days to traverse the entire digestive tract. On a high-fiber diet, it can take as little as 28 hours.

The average human male produces 20 times more testosterone than is required to maintain secondary sex characteristics. Testosterone receptors throughout the body are saturated at about 5% of "normal" testosterone levels. There is a wide variation in wnat is "normal," though.

The surface area of the gas exchange area of the lungs in a 70kg man would cover a tennis court.

The largest cell in the body (both by volume and by dimensions) is a neuron that starts at the tip of the big toe and ends at the brainstem. In whales, this neuron can be tens of meters long!

60% of the human body's weight is water. Of this, 2/3 is within cells, 1/3 is outside of cells and 7% is blood.

-Mike

Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella



A buckuht n a hooze! -Valura


SickpuPpy 1,100 posts
Location: Denver, Co. U.S.A.


Posted:
quote:
Originally posted by toneman:
there is no spoon...
Hey! I'm the one who says that

Anyway, kangaroos masterbate. I saw actual video evidence.

Jesus helps me trick people.


CantusSILVER Member
Tantamount to fatuity
15,965 posts
Location: Down the road, United Kingdom


Posted:
No comment

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean


UCOF (emergency) 129 posts
Location: nodnoL


Posted:
there is enough phosphourous in your body to fire a small cannon.

erm...this is only a temp account until i get home and get the password to my usual account...sorry (itsa still the same flipping wierdo though)


Jangla 155 posts
Location: Oxford, UK


Posted:
If you break a leg off a star fish, it will grow another leg...and the leg will grow another star fish.

---------------------With a bit of luck, his life was ruined; always thinking that just behind some narrow door, in his favourite bars, men in red woolen suits are getting incredible kicks from things he'll never know.


simian110% MONKEY EVERY TIME ALL THE TIME JUST CANT STOP THE MONKEY
3,149 posts
Location: London


Posted:
Porcupines are also known to masturbate.

Hmm, am I actually going to press the add reply button after typing that?

I guess so.

"Switching between different kinds of chuu chuu sometimes gives this "urgh wtf?" effect because it's giving people the phi phenomenon."


SNOOPoi 3,380 posts
Location: At the bottom of the garden with the fairies...


Posted:
Did you know:

That 5 people die from aids a minute,

That 1 in every 3 children who get lukemia die,

That dogs can go senile,

And that Clive Barker (an author) is gay but he's got a daughter!

THWACK!!!!
Liz_Ard: Ouch!
SNOOPoi: Thats just not the sound of someone doing it right!


UCOFSILVER Member
15,414 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
snoopoi...are you saying that the other two children born with lukemia...never ever die?

_Stix_ 2,419 posts
Location: la-la land


Posted:
People with big and annoying ego's never notice... anything outside their own little world.

I honour you as an aspect of myself..

You are never to old to storm a bouncey castle..


MikeGinnyGOLD Member
HOP Mad Doctor
13,922 posts
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA


Posted:
quote:
Originally posted by SNOOPoi:
Did you know:

That 1 in every 3 children who get lukemia die,

At least in the US, most children who get leukemia get ALL (Acute Lymphblastic Leukemia). At this point, the cure rate for patients under 10 is about 80%, so at least in this country, it's down to 1 in 5. At least, that's what we were told a few months ago...

-Mike

Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella



A buckuht n a hooze! -Valura


dromepixie 1,463 posts
Location: Florida


Posted:
quote:
Originally posted by toneman:
there is no spoon...
If I could find the thread I said this in I would post it but I cant remember.

Toneman I met you once in the past...You know which past I am talking about...

[edit1]and Sickpuppy..."Hey! I'm the one who says that" everyone who believes it has the right to advocate it...

I WILL go look for that thread now... find the quote I posted and them come edit this post with a link to it. I have been thinking it for a very long time...[/edit1]

Drome

[ 05. December 2002, 03:15: Message edited by: dromepixie ]

JUGGLEwithyourmind!


UCOFSILVER Member
15,414 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
dear ms stix. (ive got to do it here cos im being ignored by her)

i meant NO offence to anyone when i said jokingly that the other two kids lived for ever. im sorry for it..i was only doing it cos snoopoi knows me and i know she took no offence by it. it was a play on words as we often do here on HOP. i read it as only 1 in 2 kids died from it. she said nothing about the other two, it implied that they lived for ever.

i dont hink there was any reason for you to ignore me and if you knew me you would know thats what im like, i jokingly make posts like that. ask smallboy, bam bam, frostypoi, DFQ, snoopoi herself, dromepixie, coleman, space monkey, carrey, c@ntus, fluffy napalm fairy, bovril monkey or a whole host of others that know me and they will tell you that im exactly like that, be it on the message boards or in real life.

Im not egotistical or anything like that. i accept other peoples views, and respect that if they have views different to mine, as all people are different.

once again i appologise if anyone took offence by my comment. i in no way am taking th episs out of people with lukemia as it is a serious disease. I meant no one offence and it upsets me that because you dont know me, you feel that you can judge me.

if you want to talk to me in private feel free to pm me.

UCOFSILVER Member
15,414 posts
Location: United Kingdom


Posted:
HANG ON EVERYONE!!!we got it sorted in the end...i think she, sorry..MiS Stix, was replying to a previous post after i posted mine which i reacted very very very badly to.

Im sorry. my bad.

ps....oh...after seeing your photos i do recognise you...but i dont know why at pip i tookthe piss out of you...cos i couldnt do the BTB 3 beat then...but i can now..

Distorted Silence 217 posts
Location: Melbourne


Posted:
I thought that more people died from HIPPO attacks than shark attacks?

And female mosquitos are the only ones that suck blood... we're such bitches, us females arent we? muahaha

Dropping a tim tam into coffee does not make it taste better.

I keep on spilling salt on to my table.

You've got to move fast to beat the Devil - Your arm's too short to box with God.


dromepixie 1,463 posts
Location: Florida


Posted:
Freeze dried coffee is not good for you.

What is is not and what is not is.

JUGGLEwithyourmind!


_Stix_ 2,419 posts
Location: la-la land


Posted:
Err I wasn't replying to any post - just being random.. was just a quote on my calender for today - bad calender!! I thought it was a good random fact..

All friends again..

I honour you as an aspect of myself..

You are never to old to storm a bouncey castle..


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