Some sloths, opossum, and armadillos spend up to 80 percent of their lives sleeping or dozing.
I could go for that!
The "last meal" for Death Row inmates has became embedded in the American death-penalty ritual. Reporters have dutifully recorded the last meal menus: John Wayne Gacy had fried chicken and strawberries; Ted Bundy passed on steak and eggs; James Smith, executed in Texas in 1990, requested a "lump of dirt" (request was denied); Missouri inmate Lloyd Schlup asked for venison and hare (request was granted).
I'll have a taco!
Japanese bowing carries different meanings at different angles.
- A bow at an angle of five degrees means "Good day" (simple greeting).
- A bow at an angle of fifteen degrees is also a common salutation, a bit more formal it means "Good morning."
- A bow at an angle of thirty degrees is a respectful bow to indicate appreciation for a kind gesture.
- A bow at a forty-five-degree angle is used to convey deep respect or an apology.
What's wrong with a nice, simple hello? Or handshake even?
In Australia, the Number 1 topping for pizza is eggs. In Chile, the favorite topping is mussels and clams. In the United States, it's pepperoni.
Pepperoni?!?!? What about GAAAAHLIC!? They never asked me what my favorite was!
The first Harley Davidson motorcycle was built in 1903, and used a tomato can for a carburetor.
Tim! We gotta make one!
The temperature of Earth's interior increases by 1 degree every 60 feet down.
Ouch! I'll stay right here, thanks.
The official state musical instrument in South Dakota is the fiddle.
Whoo-whee! I'm movin' to South Dakota!
In ancient China, people committed suicide by eating a pound of salt.
Don't try this at home, kids!
Yowza! Talk about sodium being bad for your health!