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Just Ranked Fact Lists · 20

Albert Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel in 1952, but he declined.

LIST | 100   People   ·   about 1 year ago

Vultures fly without flapping their wings.

LIST | 200   Interesting   ·   6 months ago

Richard Sherman, Seattle Seahawk cornerback, is an avid Pokemon fan, and battles and trades with Doug Baldwin, the Seahawks' wide receiver.

LIST | 44   Fun   ·   7 months ago

Over 4.6 million Whopper sandwiches are sold at Burger King every day.

LIST | 168   Fun   ·   6 months ago

Wheel of Fortune star Vanna White holds the record for putting her hands together approximately 140,000 times to clap.

LIST | 134   Fun   ·   6 months ago

Originally, Nintendo was a playing card manufacturer.

LIST | 90   Fun   ·   7 months ago

The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. It was the fashion in Renaissance Florence to shave them off.

LIST | 124   Interesting   ·   6 months ago

"Pisanthrophobia" is the fear of trusting people due to bad past experiences.

LIST | 157   Interesting   ·   7 months ago

Nylon is made from coal and petroleum.

LIST | 167   Interesting   ·   6 months ago

A man once deposited a junk mail check into an ATM as a joke and it was accepted, putting $95,000 into his bank account.

LIST | 168   Interesting   ·   6 months ago

The bagpipe was originally made from the whole skin of a dead sheep.

LIST | 188   Interesting   ·   6 months ago

99% of people cannot lick their elbow.

LIST | 112   Fun   ·   6 months ago

The original meaning of the word "silly" is "blessed"

LIST | 161   Fun   ·   6 months ago

Each block in the Great Pyramid of Giza weighs about 2.5 tons on average, and the pyramid itself is estimated to weigh 6.5 million tons.

LIST | 177   Fun   ·   6 months ago

Clinophobia is the fear of beds.

LIST | 179   Fun   ·   7 months ago

Wile E. Coyote actually caught the Road Runner in a 31st anniversary Looney Toons episode.

LIST | 194   Fun   ·   6 months ago

A study found that many medicinal drugs can last decades past their expiration dates. However, aspirin and amphetamine lose their potency.

LIST | 159   Fun   ·   6 months ago

"The Simpsons" was broadcast in Arabic — due to Islamic customs, Homer drank soda instead of beer.

LIST | 66   Fun   ·   7 months ago

Wombat poo is square.

LIST | 101   Fun   ·   6 months ago

There are 53 Lego bricks manufactured for each person in the world.

LIST | 50   Fun   ·   7 months ago

If you did a calculation every second for 41,512 years, it would be as many as the Xbox One GPU could do in one second.

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Just Ranked Facts · 50

NASA inventions: memory foam, freeze-dried food, smoke detectors, water filters, joysticks, cordless tools, satellite TV.

13 Coolest NASA Facts

The company "Nike" was originally going to be called "Dimension 6."

200 Fun Funny Facts

On an average day, sloths will travel about 41 yards.

16 Fun Sloth Facts

Sloths digestive system is so slow it takes 30 days to digest one leaf.

16 Fun Sloth Facts

Due to the high amount of mercury in Lake Michigan, more than 40% of the fish are born autistic and do not survive their first year.

6 Interesting Michigan Facts

Nintendo owns the rights to two pornographic films – "Super Hornio Bros" and "Super Hornio Bros 2"

20 Fun Nintendo Facts

People who talk to themselves are more likely to have a high I.Q.

120 Mega Dumb Facts

There are 53 Lego bricks manufactured for each person in the world.

10 Fun Lego Facts

A woman donated a kidney to her boss, who then fired her when she took too long recover from the operation.

169 Completely Pointless Facts

Psychologist George Stratton in the 1890s wore glasses that made him see upside down. After 5 days his brain adapted & t...

169 Completely Pointless Facts

The female opossum has 13 nipples.

120 Mega Dumb Facts

Giraffes are unable to cough.

18 Fun Facts about Giraffes

Each year, there are more than 40,000 toilet related injuries in the United States.

194 Top World Facts

23% of all photocopier faults worldwide are caused by people sitting on them and photocopying their butts.

194 Top World Facts

Hong Kong has more Rolls Royces per person than anywhere else in the world.

194 Top World Facts

It costs about 3 cents to make a $1 bill in the United States.

194 Top World Facts

No patent can ever be taken out on a gambling machine in the United States.

194 Top World Facts

The average person walks the equivalent of twice around the world in a lifetime.

194 Top World Facts

The Dallas Cowboys stadium uses more electricity than all of Liberia.

243 Incredibly Crazy Facts

In the early stage version of The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy’s faithful companion Toto was replaced by a cow named Imogene.

139 Fun Movie Facts

The acuri palm nut is so tough that hyacinth macaws wait for cows to eat and digest them before they can crack them open.

112 Top Food Facts

4,000 McDonald's hamburgers (as many as you could get from one cow) are eaten every minute.

112 Top Food Facts

"Almost" is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.

64 Strange Language Facts

Those stars and colors you see when you rub your eyes are called phosphenes.

53 Fun Eye Facts

Wile E. Coyote actually caught the Road Runner in a 31st anniversary Looney Toons episode.

195 Totally Cool Facts

A recent study at Harvard has shown that eating chocolate can actually help you live longer.

73 Yummy Chocolate Facts

Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.

177 Random Zany Facts

Moscow weathermen can be fined for inaccurate weather forecasting.

182 Incredibly Odd Facts

Attempting to convince parents to vaccinate their children actually decreases the number of parents who vaccinate, according to a study.

243 Incredibly Crazy Facts

Being Obese is worse for you than being a smoker, heavy drinker, or a person living in poverty.

233 Totally Random Facts

Men are 20 times more likely to have a fatal injury at work than women.

339 Totally Curious Facts

In the original "Nightmare on Elm Street," Freddy Krueger gets less than seven minutes of screen time.

139 Fun Movie Facts

The GameCube is not technically a cube, since its measurements are 5.9 × 6.3 × 4.3 in.

20 Fun Nintendo Facts

Drinking alcohol is 100 times more dangerous than using marijuana, according to a study.

299 Did You Know Facts

2,500 newborn babies are dropped every month.

233 Totally Random Facts

The NES sold so many games that if you stacked them on top of each other, the tower would be over 6,000 miles high.

20 Fun Nintendo Facts

Iraq is the deadliest place to be a journalist.

339 Totally Curious Facts

Only 3% of people who receive CPR go on to live normal lives.

339 Totally Curious Facts

According to a study, genetic influences on autism are estimated to be 74-98%.

299 Did You Know Facts

On average, overweight and obese women are the targets of three fat-shaming comments per day.

339 Totally Curious Facts

A person who has been infected with HIV can sometimes go for 20 years without experiencing any symptoms.

299 Did You Know Facts

Brunettes are more susceptible to nicotine addiction.

233 Totally Random Facts

If a man tests positive for pregnancy, it means they have cancer in their testis.

299 Did You Know Facts

According to suicide statistics, Monday is the favored day for self-destruction.

195 Totally Cool Facts

The month in which the most murders happen is August

339 Totally Curious Facts

About 20% of teens will experience depression before they reach adulthood.

339 Totally Curious Facts

The $ is a combination of the letters P and S, PS being the abbreviation for pesos, the principal coin in circulation in the US until 1794

72 Amazing Money Facts

Some San Francisco buses are being transformed into showers for the homeless.

177 Random Zany Facts

Lung cancer caused the death of the first ever owner of the Marlboro Company.

299 Did You Know Facts

To get back at her cheating husband, artist Frida Kahlo slept with the women that he cheated on her with.

274 Totally Bizarre Facts

Top Ranked Facts · 40

The US retail industry makes US$6.8 billion a year from gift cards that no one redeems.
14 Fun Random Shopping Facts
Cats make over 100 different vocal sounds: dogs can make about ten.
56 Amazing Facts about Dogs
In 1979, NASA received a $400 littering ticket from Western Australia when pieces of Skylab fell on the region.
13 Coolest NASA Facts
Wile E. Coyote actually caught the Road Runner in a 31st anniversary Looney Toons episode.
195 Totally Cool Facts
The flashes of color you see in your eye after you rub them are called Phosphenes.
37 Fun Color Facts
Residents of Churchill, Canada leave their cars unlocked to offer an escape for pedestrians who might encounter Polar Bears on Main Street.
220 Totally Insane Facts
Contrary to popular belief, dogs do not only sweat by salivating. They also sweat through the pours on their feet.
56 Amazing Facts about Dogs
A bald eagle can attack, kill, and carry away an animal as large as a small deer.
9 Amazing Eagle Facts
The most money ever paid for a cow in an auction was $1.3 million.
72 Amazing Money Facts
Clinophobia is the fear of beds.
202 Totally Useless Facts
The koala bear is not really a bear, but is really related to the kangaroo and the wombat.
12 Cutest Koala Facts
Owls are the only birds who can see the color blue.
37 Fun Color Facts
A recent study at Harvard has shown that eating chocolate can actually help you live longer.
73 Yummy Chocolate Facts
A fox uses its tail (or "brush") as a warm cover in cold weather and as a signal flag to communicate with other foxes.
11 Interesting Facts about Foxes
All polar bears are left handed.
33 Interesting Facts about Bears
cheetahs were raced at Romford greyhound stadium in 1937.
87 Top Animal Facts
Linen is actually stronger when wet.
202 Totally Useless Facts
Crocodiles swallow stones to help them dive deeper.
10 Amazing Crocodile Facts
Americans eat nearly 100 acres of pizza every day - that's approximately 350 slices per second.
40 Delicious Pizza Facts
After chocolate and vanilla, orange is the world's favorite flavor.
73 Yummy Chocolate Facts
Navel oranges are named that because of the belly-button formation opposite the stem end. The bigger the navel in an orange, the sweeter it will be.
13 Yummy Orange Facts
Male monkeys lose the hair on their heads in the same way men do.
26 Funny Monkey Facts
The banana tree cannot reproduce itself. It can be propagated only by the hand of man.
14 Fun Banana Facts
160 cars can drive side by side on the Monumental Axis in Brazil, the world's widest road.
31 Interesting Car Facts
An elephant trunk has no bone but 40,000 muscles.
39 Awesome Facts about Elephants
Racehorses can wear out new horse shoes in one race.
30 Top Ranked Horse Facts
It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
14 Facts all About the Sky
Apples are actually part of the rose family.
9 Fun Facts About Roses
During the Roman Era, interesting dreams were submitted to the Roman Senate for analysis and dream interpretation.
22 Interesting Roman Empire Facts
Penguins can convert salt water into fresh water.
24 Coolest Penguin Facts
Baskin Robbins once made ketchup ice cream.
112 Top Food Facts
Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
12 Amazing Facts About Tigers
When is an orange green? When it's a Valencia! Sometimes warm weather causes the skin to regreen, or reabsorb chlorophyll, giving it a greenish color. But it will still taste great.
13 Yummy Orange Facts
All Humans Are 99.9% Genetically Identical and 98.4% of human genes are the same as the genes of a chimpanzee.
245 Facts About The Human Body
Strawberries have more vitamin c than oranges.
13 Yummy Orange Facts
A pound of potato chips costs 200 times more than a pound of potatoes.
18 Facts all About Potatos
Pumas don't really roar even though they are big cats. They prefer to make a series of sounds similar to whistles, squeaks and purrs.
32 Interesting Facts about Cats
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
87 Top Animal Facts
No one knows who designed the first American Flag.
178 Amazing American Facts
Spinach consumption in the U.S. rose 33% after the Popeye comic strip became a hit in 1931.
6 Random Spinach Facts

Top Ranked Fact Lists · 20

200 Fun Funny Facts
Club Direct, a travel insurance company in Britain, provides insurance plans for protection from falling coconuts.

LIST | 201   ·   about 1 year ago

283 Incredibly Unusual Facts
Vultures fly without flapping their wings.

LIST | 200   ·   6 months ago

195 Totally Cool Facts
Wile E. Coyote actually caught the Road Runner in a 31st anniversary Looney Toons episode.

LIST | 194   ·   6 months ago

339 Totally Curious Facts
The bagpipe was originally made from the whole skin of a dead sheep.

LIST | 188   ·   6 months ago

202 Totally Useless Facts
Clinophobia is the fear of beds.

LIST | 179   ·   7 months ago

124 Super Awesome Facts
Each block in the Great Pyramid of Giza weighs about 2.5 tons on average, and the pyramid itself is estimated to weigh 6.5 million tons.

LIST | 177   ·   6 months ago

262 Really Clever facts
A man once deposited a junk mail check into an ATM as a joke and it was accepted, putting $95,000 into his bank account.

LIST | 168   ·   6 months ago

143 Truly Quirky Facts
Over 4.6 million Whopper sandwiches are sold at Burger King every day.

LIST | 168   ·   6 months ago

233 Totally Random Facts
Nylon is made from coal and petroleum.

LIST | 167   ·   6 months ago

263 Super Silly Facts
The original meaning of the word "silly" is "blessed"

LIST | 161   ·   6 months ago

169 Completely Pointless Facts
A study found that many medicinal drugs can last decades past their expiration dates. However, aspirin and amphetamine lose their potency.

LIST | 159   ·   6 months ago

304 Really Interesting Facts
"Pisanthrophobia" is the fear of trusting people due to bad past experiences.

LIST | 157   ·   7 months ago

200 Really Stupid Facts
A handy neologism...DOPELER EFFECT: The tendency of stupid ideas to seem smarter when they come at you rapidly.

LIST | 155   ·   6 months ago

274 Totally Bizarre Facts
Slugs have 4 noses.

LIST | 151   ·   6 months ago

243 Incredibly Crazy Facts
Lygophobia is the fear of darkness.

LIST | 149   ·   6 months ago

277 Really Wacky Facts
There is a 500-year-old statue of a man eating a sack of babies in Bern, Switzerland — Nobody is sure why.

LIST | 137   ·   6 months ago

174 Wicked Fantastic Facts
Wheel of Fortune star Vanna White holds the record for putting her hands together approximately 140,000 times to clap.

LIST | 134   ·   6 months ago

299 Did You Know Facts
The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. It was the fashion in Renaissance Florence to shave them off.

LIST | 124   ·   6 months ago

175 Really Strange Facts
Anglomania describes a person who is turned on by and or is obsessed with the British accent.

LIST | 122   ·   6 months ago

177 Random Zany Facts
99% of people cannot lick their elbow.

LIST | 112   ·   6 months ago