SongVault Artist Profile
California, United States
1. Money isn't made out of paper, it's made out of cotton. 2. The 57 on Heinz ketchup bottle represents the number of varieties of pickle the company once had. 3. A rat can last longer without water than a camel. 4. Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks, otherwise it will digest itself. 5. The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper. 6. The dot over the letter 'i' is called a tittle. 7. A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continually from the bottom of the glass to the top. 8. Susan Lucci is the daughter of Phyllis Diller. 9. A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate. 10. A duck's quack doesn't echo. No one knows why. 11. A 2x4 is 1-1/2 x 3-1/2 12. 40% of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals. 13. Every person has a unique tongue print. 14. The 'spot' on 7UP comes from its inventor who had red eyes. He was albino. 15. 315 entries in Webster's 1996 Dictionary were misspelled. 16. During the chariot scene in 'Ben Hur' a small red car can be seen in the distance. 17. On average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily. 18. John Wilkes Booth's brother once saved the life of Abraham Lincoln's son. 19. Warren Beatty and Shirley MacLaine are brother and sister. 20. Chocolate kills dogs! True, chocolate effects a dogs heart and nervous system, a few ounces enough to kill a small sized dog. 21. Daniel Boone detested coonskin caps. 22. Playing cards were issued to British pilots in WWII. If captured, they could be soaked in water and unfolded to reveal a map for escape. 23. Most lipstick contains fish scales. 24. Orcas (killer whales) kill sharks by torpedoing up into the shark's stomach from underneath, causing the shark to explode. 25. Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear pants. 26. Dr. Seuss actually pronounced Seuss such that it sounded like Sue-ice. 27. Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine. 28. Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time. 29. During the California Gold Rush of 1849 miners sent their laundry to Honolulu for washing and pressing. Due to the extremely high costs in California during these boom years it was deemed more feasible to send the shirts to Hawaii for servicing. 30. American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first class. 31. Because metal was scarce, the Oscars given out during World War II were made of wood. 32. The number of possible ways of playing the first four moves per side in a game of chess is 318,979,564,000. 33. Upper and lower case letters are named 'upper' and lower, because in the time when all original print had to be set in individual letters, the upper case' letters were stored in the case on top of the case that stored the smaller, 'lower case' letters. 34. There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos. 35. There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with: orange, purple, and silver! 36. The numbers '172' can be found on the back of the U.S. $5 dollar bill in the bushes at the base of the Lincoln Memorial. 37. The name Wendy was made up for the book Peter Pan, there was never a recorded Wendy before! 38. The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo. 39. There are four cars and eleven lightposts on the back of a $10 dollar bill. 40. Leonardo Da Vinci invented scissors, also, it took him 10 years to paint Mona Lisa's lips.