1. Chocolate milk was invented in Ireland.

2. You can’t breathe and swallow at the same time.

3. The girlfriend of the guy who founded Match.com left him for a man she met on Match.com.

5. Ketchup used to be sold as medicine.

8. Coconuts kill more people than sharks every year. So do cows.

9. German is the second most spoken language in North Dakota.

10. Norway once knighted a penguin.

11. The official state VEGETABLE of Oklahoma is the watermelon.

12. The official Space Jam website has not changed since 1996.

14. If you are in a room with 23 people, there’s more than a 50% chance that two of the people have the same birthday.

17. Cambridge University is older than the Aztec and Inca empires.

18. And Harvard University was founded before calculus was derived..

20. The last veteran of the American Civil War died in 1959, long enough to see the atomic bomb dropped in Japan.

25. The names of Popeye’s four nephews are Pipeye,

Peepeye, Pupeye, and Poopeye.

26. In the ’60s, Australia lost a prime minister and

could not find him. He disappeared and was never found.

28. Light roast coffees have more caffeine than dark roasts.

36. A “butt load” is an actual unit of measurement,

equivalent to 126 gallons..

39. There is less time between the existence of the Tyrannosaurus Rex and the existence of humans than there was between the Tyrannosaurus Rex     and the Stegosaurus.

40. Crocodiles are more closely related to birds than  to lizards.

41. Africa is bigger than the United States, China, India, Spain, France, and several other countries combined.

43. A jiffy is an actual unit of time, not just an expression. It’s equal to 33.3564 picoseconds.

44. The lint that collects in the bottom of your pockets has a name — gnurr.

45. A cubic inch of bone is about four times as strong as concrete.

46. You can get a rough estimate of the temperature by counting the number of times a cricket chirps in 15 seconds, then adding 37.

47. There are more lakes in Canada than in the rest of the world combined.

48. The feeling you get when something is so cute you can’t help but want to squeeze it is called “cute aggression.”

50. There are more public libraries than McDonald’s in the U.S.

51. The voices of Yoda and Miss Piggy were done by the same person.

52. AOL still earns more than $100 million every few months from dial-up subscribers.

53. There are more tigers living in Texas than in the rest of the world.

56. On average, astronauts are two inches taller in space.

57. Shakespeare and Pocahontas were alive at the same time.

58. And Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln were born on the same day.

59. There are some trees alive today that were alive before the pyramids were built.

60. Air Force One is not the name of a specific plane, but the name of any plane carrying the president.

61. Ohio is the only U.S. state that doesn’t share any letters with the word “mackerel.”

62. When you yawn and stretch at the time, you are “pandiculating.”

63. It’s impossible to hum while holding your nose.

64. The current American flag was designed by a 17-year-old as a class project. He received a B-.

65. Wombat poop is square.

67. The United States is an older country than Germany.

68. The Mongolian navy consists of seven people and one boat.

69. There is enough iron in your body to make a 2-inch nail.

71. One million seconds is 11 days. One billion seconds is 33 years. A billion is a lot.