An eldritch switch

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  • The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
  • The word “lethologica” describes the state of not being able to remember the word you want.
  • An adult giraffe's kick is so powerful that it can decapitate a lion.
  • Turtles can breathe through their butts
  • Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
  • A snail can sleep for three years.
  • Every year about 7 people gets killed by sharp objects in the dishwasher.
  • You lose 60 hairs a day.
  • You can't kill yourself by holding your breath.
  • Pancreaticoduodenostomy is the longest word with all six vowels in order.
  • A human can not kiss his elbow with his lips. Also 96 % of people who reads this information are compelled to try this.
  • More than $1 billion is spent each year on neck ties in the United States.
  • The average length of an orgasm for a pig is 30 minutes.
  • The largest number of children born to one woman, who was a Russian peasant is 69.
  • TYPEWRITER, is the longest word that can be made using the letters on only one row of the keyboard.
  • Chocolate can kill dogs; it directly affects their heart and nervous system.
  • The Ramses brand condom is named after the great pharoh Ramses II who fathered over 160 children.
  • Giraffes and rats can last longer without water than camels.
  • Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln are born on the very same day of 12 Feb 1809.
  • When Titanic sank it had 3000 tonnes of ham onboard.
  • More people are killed by falling coconuts every year than sharks attack.
  • Thomas Edison created the English word, 'Hello'.
  • If decapitated, a chicken will die from blood loss before heart failure.
  • Pilot and co-pilot of a flight never have lunch (or dinner) at the same place. In case of one of the pilot feeling sick, the co-pilot can replace him.
  • You are more likely to get strike by lightning than win the state lottery
  • "Bookkeeper" is the only word in the english language that has 3 letters that consecutively repeat.
  • Forty percent of Americans iron their clothes while wearing their underwear or being completely naked.
  • There are more pigs than humans in Denmark.
  • The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is uncopyrightable.
  • An ostrich's eye is larger than it's brain.
  • One thousand words make up 90% of common speech.
  • The only word in English with three consecutive S's is "godessship".

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