In Borneo, skulls were once used as:
b- candle holders
Answer: c- money
Wow! Wallets must have been huge!
If you take your shirt off in a room full of 9,000 mosquitoes, what percent of your blood will you lose in 2 hours?
Just imagine if there were 18,000 mosquitoes!
Chicha is a traditional drink in Latin America made from corn. What ingredient is added for extra flavor?
Answer: a- spit
Now you can wet your whistle with someone else’s spit!
A 12-year-old girl in England had the longest sneezing fit ever recorded. How many days did it last?
Answer: c- 978
She began sneezing on January 13, 1981 and didn’t stop for over two and a half years!
How many earthworms did “Snake” Manoharan of Madras eat in 30 seconds to break the world record?
Answer: b- 200
Great way to get your daily dose of protein.
Many mass produced ice creams contain:
c- snake oil
Answer: b- seaweed
Not like chunks of seaweed, but the thing on the lable known as “carrageenan” is a seaweed extract to help keep the ice cream crystal free.
Scientists have invented a car that runs on:
c- cow poop
Answer: a- pee
Now you can fill one tank while you drain another.
Castoreum is a flavouring extract found in many baked goods. Where does it come from?
a- bat poop
b- oyster slime
c- beaver anal glands
Answer: c- beaver anal glands
It is used in both foods and beverages as a vanilla, raspberry and strawberry flavoring and is often referenced simply as a “natural flavouring” in the product’s list of ingredients.
A recent study found that this group were by far, the worst tippers:
Answer: b- lawyers
University of Texas finance professor Stephen Magee has calculated that each U.S. lawyer drains the economy of an average of $1 million a year in productivity.
What did doctors once do to a person’s pee to test for diabetes?
a- tasted it
b- smelt it
c- baked it
a- tasted it
A diabetic’s pee is sweeter that a healthy person’s pee.
How many chemicals are there in a cigarette?
Answer: c- 4000
Over 4000 chemical compounds are created by a burning cigarette, 69 of those chemicals are known to cause cancer.
Mageirocophobia is the intense fear of:
Answer: c- cooking,,,, the way my wife cooks, I sometimes get the fear of eating!
Wearing headphones for just one hour could increase the bacteria in your ear by how much?
a. 7 times
b. 70 times
c. 700 times
Answer: c. 700 times…..if you leave space for air flow, like this image above, bacteria won’t build up. Wonder where you can get some of these?
Most lipsticks contain:
b- fish scales
c- pig’s feet
Answer: b- fish scales….it’s the silvery stuff found in fish scales that’s used in lipsticks and nail polishes to make them shimmery
How many chopsticks does China use in one year?
a- 1 billion
b- 19 billion
c- 45 billion
c- 45 billion…it takes 25 million trees to make them. What a gross waste!
What precious metal can you find in human toenails?
Answer: b. Gold….it would take removing the toenails of over 2 billion people to get 1 gram of gold!
Germans once believed that the cure for baldness was:
a. Rubbing goat’s pee on your head
b. Having a cow lick your head
c. Wearing a hat
Answer: b. Having a cow lick your head…farmers even charged bald men for the use of their cows!!!
Who has the dirtiest public bathrooms?
Answer: b- Women…a very high percentage of women find toilet handles way too gross to touch. No flushing equals a big mess and often an over flowing bowl.
What does a tiger’s pee smell most like?
b- buttered popcorn
b- buttered popcorn…and you thought it was actually butter they use at the movie theater
What causes sweat to smell?
b- the food you eat
c – fungus
Answer: a- bacteria…your bodyâ€™s odor is caused by bacteria that live in your sweat… pooping, multiplying, dying, and decomposing.
The ancient Romans used toothpaste made from:
a. mouse brains
Answer: a. mouse brains…Romans used crushed mouse brains to get their teeth pearly white and their breath super fresh!