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What useless facts due you know but never get to share?

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posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:31 AM
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OK

I checked it out and the nose and ears growing continually is a fact as far as I can figure, found many sites that had conflicting info but all the more serious looking medical ones seemed to say yes they keep growing and things like wiki answers say they dont.

But the eyes, It would appear you were correct

It would have been 2 shiny new stars for you but I have to minus one for being wrong about the ears and nose




posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:41 AM
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Had to say something, please dont take this the wrong way or think Im being sleazy, just a genuine anonymous compliment.

If the legs and bod in your avatar belong to you............ WO WOOOOOO!!!!!! lookin fine, you sure your 40


cant star the fact as somehow I knew that one
but I will star the avatar



posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:45 AM
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If I could double star I would, I think that is the most random and useless fact ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Top job dude and thank you



posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:48 AM
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I remember seeing a doco on those guys, there punch defies physics they said, it goes faster than a bullet or something.

Didnt know about the vision thing though. cheers dude



posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:51 AM
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That sounds like BS but I checked it out and it appears true.

Nice one



posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:57 AM
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Originally posted by IkNOwSTuff
reply to post by gabby2011
 


OK

I checked it out and the nose and ears growing continually is a fact as far as I can figure, found many sites that had conflicting info but all the more serious looking medical ones seemed to say yes they keep growing and things like wiki answers say they dont.

But the eyes, It would appear you were correct

It would have been 2 shiny new stars for you but I have to minus one for being wrong about the ears and nose


knew I was right about the eyes..was pretty sure the ears didn't ,and I go by wiki answers


As far as the nose...didn't comment ....know to many drinkers who noses have grown


As far as the plus and minuses of the stars....I'm not much into them anyhow...so do whatever you feel best


edit on 29-5-2011 by gabby2011 because: (no reason given)



posted on May, 29 2011 @ 02:19 PM
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Mosquito repellents don't repel. They hide you. The spray blocks the mosquito's sensors so they don't know you're there.
Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept at least 6 feet away from a toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the flush.
The liquid inside young coconuts can be used as substitute for blood plasma.
No piece of paper can be folded in half more than 7 times.
Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes.
You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.
Oak trees do not produce acorns until they are fifty years of age or older.
The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum.
A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.
American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating 1 olive from each salad served in first-class.
Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.
The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin.
The first owner of the Marlboro Company died of lung cancer.
Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.
Marilyn Monroe had six toes.
All Presidents have worn glasses. Some just didn't like being seen wearing them in public.
Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
Pearls melt in vinegar.
Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.
It is possible to lead a cow upstairs...but not downstairs.
The reason firehouses have circular stairways is from the days when the engines were pulled by horses. The horses were stabled on the ground floor and figured out how to walk up straight staircases.
Richard Millhouse Nixon was the first president whose name contains all the letters from the word "criminal." The second was William Jefferson Clinton.
Turtles can breathe through their butts.
Butterflies taste with their feet.
In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all of the world's nuclear weapons combined.
On average, 100 people choke to death on ball-point pens every year.
On average people fear spiders more than they do death.
Ninety percent of New York City cabbies are recently arrived immigrants.
Elephants are the only animals that can't jump.
Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older.
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
It's physically impossible for you to lick your elbow.
The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because when it was built, engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.
A snail can sleep for three years.
No word in the English language rhymes with "MONTH."
Average life span of a major league baseball: 7 pitches.
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing. SCARY!!!
The electric chair was invented by a dentist.
All polar bears are left handed.
In ancient , priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and eyelashes.
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
"Go," is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
If Barbie were life-size, her measurements would be 39-23-33. She would stand seven feet, two inches tall. Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.
Americans combined eat 18 acres of pizza every day



posted on Sep, 10 2011 @ 01:19 AM
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If you try to measure an infants eye-ball you'll have social services on your door.

Your ears never stop growing.
edit on 10-9-2011 by Chukkles because: (no reason given)



posted on Sep, 10 2011 @ 06:16 AM
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Through a rigourous series of experiments, a scientist has found that the ears of a common fly, is on thier wings.

Firstly, with wings, the scientist told flies to fly...and they did!

After plucking the wings off the flies, telling them to fly...they did not!

Akushla



posted on Sep, 10 2011 @ 06:37 AM
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Clothes that say 'dry clean only' survive the washing machine.

Hairspray removes ink from fabrics.


Wait a minute - they're not useless.



posted on Sep, 10 2011 @ 09:43 AM
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Originally posted by Chukkles
reply to post by gabby2011
 


If you try to measure an infants eye-ball you'll have social services on your door.

Your ears never stop growing.
edit on 10-9-2011 by Chukkles because: (no reason given)


I think you can do the measuring just by eyeballing it..no tape measured required..




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