20 Random Facts That You Don't Really Need To Know

Words You Can't Rhyme

Words You Can't Rhyme

Even though Fabolous does his best to rhyme "months" with Kirsten Dunst on "6 Minutes" by Cassidy (pictured), there's not really any words that rhyme with month, or orange, silver or purple (except "nurple" - obviously).

Speaker of the House

Speaker of the House

The person with the title "Speaker of the House" in England, is not actually allowed to speak.



Disgusting Donald

Disgusting Donald

Donald Duck cartoons were once banned in Finland because he didn't wear pants.

Huh? I'm a What-fish?

Huh? I'm a What-fish?

Goldfish have a memory span of only 3 seconds.



Left Over Right

Left Over Right

Regardless of which hand happens to be dominant, the average person does 56% of their typing with their left hand.

A Cat's Ear

A Cat's Ear

It's not something that's likely to serve you too well in life to have on board in your memory (but that's kind of the point of this list) but let's all learn something about cats' ears anyway, shall we?

A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.



Headless

Headless

A cockroach is able to live for up to nine days without a head. It will then die of starvation before anything else.

Get Busy Living!

Get Busy Living!

See how surprised this dragonfly looks? It's only just learned that its total life span may be as little as 1 month and certainly no longer than 6 months! Better get busy living then!



In The North

In The North

The Canadian 2-dollar bill shows an American flag flying over parliament.

All In The Family

All In The Family

The almond belongs to the peach family. #justsayin



Made of Rubber

Made of Rubber

Rubber bands will last longer if you keep them in the refrigerator. At least, something we can actually use!

Al Capone

Al Capone

Apparently, Al Capone's business card stated he was a used furniture dealer ...and in some twisted interpretation, perhaps he was.



The Eye Of An Ostrich Is Bigger Than It's Brain

The Eye Of An Ostrich Is Bigger Than It's Brain

"It's the eye of the ostrich, its the thrill of the fight/ risin' up to the challenge of (whatever challenges an ostrich)..."

Bert and Ernie

Bert and Ernie

Bert and Ernie were named after the taxi driver and the cop in It's A Wonderful Life.

You thought we were going to say something about them being gay, didn't we?



Change For A Dollar?

Change For A Dollar?

There are a total of 293 ways to make change for a dollar.

That's Dynamite!

That's Dynamite!

One of the main ingredients used in making dynamite is peanuts!



Cute Dimples!

Cute Dimples!

A regulation golf ball has a total of 336 dimples.

What Big Eyes You Have...

What Big Eyes You Have...

The creature with the largest eyes in the world is a giant squid.



Only Takes 7 Minutes

Only Takes 7 Minutes

...You thought this was going to be about sex! Ummm....sorry to, err, disappoint you....

The average person takes seven minutes to fall asleep.

Under Ripe Avo

Under Ripe Avo

If you want to ripen a hard avocado, pop it in a brown paper bag with a banana and that should help it along quickly.

Hey, we though this list was supposed to be pointless!!??!!