Strange But True

by: Mordi

They always say truth is stranger than fiction -- do you believe that? Take this quiz of Strange but true facts and test your knowledge of what stranger than fiction realities are the real deal. Enjoy ;)

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    Over 2500 left-handed people a year are killed by using products designed for right-handed people.

  2. 2

    In Iceland, tipping the wait-staff at a restaurant is considered an insult.

  3. 3

    During an earth quake, a certain portion of the Mississippi River flows backwards.

  4. 4

    Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows.

  5. 5

    Pig flesh is so close to human flesh it takes your body anywhere from 1 week to 7 years to fully digest it, as it takes your body that long to tell if it's digesting itself or not.

  6. 6

    Gelatin is made from ground up bone.

  7. 7

    Michael Jackson owns the rights to the South Carolina state anthem.

  8. 8

    Every Human being is infected with approximately 3 million parasites, unbenownced to them.

  9. 9

    If you counted non stop, 24 hours a day, it would still take 31,688 years to count to One Trillion.

  10. 10

    Tablecloths were originally designed to be towels to dinner guests to they could wipe themselves after the meal.

  11. 11

    Smelling (not eating) bananas or Green apples can help you lose weight.

  12. 12

    By US federal law, you are deemed legally insane if you have taken more than 7 hits of Acid (lsd) in your lifetime.

  13. 13

    There are no words that rhyme with "orange", "purple", or "month".

  14. 14

    Windmills always turn counter-clockwise, except for the windmills in Ireland.

  15. 15

    Alfred Hitchcock didn't have a bellybutton.

  16. 16

    Yo-Yo's were originally invented as a weapon.

  17. 17

    Lightning strikes men 6 times as often as women.

  18. 18

    In General estimates, the Average person swallows about 10 spiders in their sleep every year.

  19. 19

    According to a recent psychological study, more than 65% of people worldwide actively commit bestiality.

  20. 20

    The Skin that covers your elbow is called the "weanus".

  21. 21

    40,000 Americans are injured by toilets each year.

  22. 22

    The King of Hearts is the only king on a Standard playing deck to not have a moustache.

  23. 23

    One of the leading active ingrediants in ALL energy drinks is Bull Bile. (Taurine)

  24. 24

    Your feet are, on average, about 1/2 an inch bigger between 1pm-5pm than any other part of the day.

  25. 25

    The default example for all font faces, "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.", uses every letter of the Alphabet.

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