Friday, March 21, 2014

Some of the coolest facts that you will hear today that are completely true....

From today's web - coolest facts that you will hear today that are true....
-- Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.
-- Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., and Barbara Walters were born in the same year, 1929.
-- Cleopatra lived closer to the invention of the iPhone than she did to the building of the Great Pyramid.
-- If you spent $1 a second it would take you 224,000 years to spend as much as Obama has added to the nation debt in 6 years.
-- Vending machines are twice as likely to kill you than a shark is.
-- Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire.
-- Betty White is actually older than sliced bread.
-- New York City is further south than Rome, Italy.
-- Mammoths went extinct 1,000 years after the Egyptians finished building the Great Pyramid. Island of eastern Siberia. And until about 4,000 years ago, it supported the world's last mammoth population...
-- The last time the Chicago Cubs won the baseball World Series, the Ottoman Empire still existed.
-- John Tyler, the 10th president of the United States, has a grandson who’s alive today. Note was was also the most prolific (fathered 15 children )
- If you dug a hole to the center of the Earth and dropped a book down, it would take 42 minutes to reach the bottom.

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