By Cary McNeal
Fact: Chocolate comprises the alkaloid theobromine, which in excessive doses will be poisonous to people, and in even small quantities can kill canine, parrots, horses, and cats.
This signifies that regardless of its identify, the Kit-Kat sweet bar isn't a urged snack on your kitty-cat. i ponder what percentage cats have died due to this confusion.
Fact: the main germ-laden position in your bathroom isn't the seat or perhaps the bowl--it's the handle.
The answer: Don't flush. allow the subsequent man fear approximately it.
There are "just the facts"--and then there are only the proof that might frighten the bejeezus out of you. and due to this little gem a WC ebook, you'll by no means examine the area a similar manner back, with out, er, dry heaving a bit bit.
From the sneaky fish which could swim up our genitals to the E. coli micro organism lurking within the very water we drink, demanding phenomena are all over we flip. academic, exciting, and undeniably scary, this ebook isn't sure to assist you, um, visit the lavatory, yet it's bound to make a while there more...informed.
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Economy and Iraq were only mentioned sixteen times and six times, respectively. If only those other issues would disappear as qUickly as Joe did. com. 66 FACT : Six-year-old Bennett Christiansen made headlines in 2008 when he was approved for his first credit card. Bank of America gave Christiansen a $600 credit limit even after he gave his actual birth date and listed his income truthfully as " $ 0 " on the card application. " What 's in yourjammies ? com. 67 FACT : When Shanta Dargbeh's ex-boyfriend took someone else to the prom in 2008, the New Jersey teen set fire to his home, burning it to the ground.
You could be right. ), Robert Dolezal, Reader's Digest Book of Facts (Readers Digest, 1 987) . 112 FACT : Though female ovaries generate almost half a million eggs, only about 400 of them will ever get the chance to be fertilized. It 's like being called for jury duty, except the eggs probably don 't sit there whispering to themselves, "Please don 't pick me, please don 't pick me. " } Robert Dolezal, Reader's Digest Book of Facts (Readers Digest, 1 987) . 113 FACT : Human saliva helps keep the mouth' s pH balance slightly alkaline.
The woman had met Cindy fifteen years before and said it was "love at first sight. " I'm not sure what 's more disconcerting, the marriage or the fact that someone would name a male dolphin "Cindy. com, Jan. com. 85 FACT : To fight loneliness, one Navy wife in Georgia purchased a mannequin dressed like a sailor in 2005 to stand in for her husband, who was serving at sea. The woman takes the mannequin to dinner, movies, and shopping. Okay, ifyour wife can replace you with a mannequin and be happy, you must be one boring motherfucker.
1,001 Facts that Will Scare the S#*t Out of You: The Ultimate Bathroom Reader by Cary McNeal