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Useless Trivia!

Who doesn’t love a bit of useless trivia? You’ll be the star at trivia nights and be very entertaining at your next social gathering! And is it really “useless” after all? Because you can open up all sorts of conversations and be the “all knowing one” in your circle of friends. Check out these facts and be enlightened!

•    Elvis Presley never performed a single encore, so when he left, he wasn't coming back. Hence the phrase 'Elvis has left the building’. 
•    Dolphins sleep with one eye open! 
•    Yoda and Miss Piggy were both voiced by the same person. 
•    The longest English word having only a single vowel is strengths. 
•    Subdermatoglyphic is the longest word in the English language that does not repeat a letter.
•    The platypus and echidna don't have stomachs. 
•    It's estimated that there are more trees on Earth than there are stars in the Milky Way Galaxy (3 trillion versus 100–400 billion). 
•    Humans can’t breathe and swallow at the same time. 
•    No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver and purple. 
•    Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots. 
•    A ‘jiffy’ is a unit of time for 1/100th of a second. 
•    Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn’t wear pants! 
•    Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand!
•    If you shuffle a pack of cards properly, chances are that exact order has never been seen before in the whole history of the universe. 
•    Humans glow in the dark. 
•    101 Dalmatians, Peter Pan, Lady and the Tramp, and Mulan are the only Disney cartoons where both parents are present and don’t die throughout the movie. 
•    Reindeer like to eat bananas. 
•    Charlie Chaplin once lost in a Charlie Chaplin look-a-like competition. 
•    The word “samba” means “to rub belly buttons together.” 
•    To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaws, push your thumbs into its eyeballs – it will let you go instantly. 
•    The Pope drives a blue Ford Focus. 
•    One of the moons of Uranus is called Margaret. 
•    Scottish football referees are sponsored by Specsavers. 
•    Dogs visiting US National Parks can be certified as Bark Rangers. 
•    The world's smallest computer is smaller than a grain of sand. 
•    Candyfloss was invented by a dentist. 
•    Studies show that if a cat falls off the seventh floor of a building it has about thirty percent less chance of surviving than a cat that falls off the twentieth floor. It supposedly takes about eight floors for the cat to realise what is occurring, relax and correct itself. 
•    More people are killed annually by donkeys than airplane crashes

 

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