They call it useless knowledge, but it doesn’t seem so useless when you have some really cool facts to break the ice at a party! 

The Cookie Monster’s real name is ‘Sid’.

Worms eat themselves if they can’t find food.

Banging your head against a wall for 1 hour would burn 150 calories.

On average, right-handed people live 9 years longer than left-handed people.

You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.


10% of the Russian government’s income comes from the sale of vodka.

Ancient Egyptians would shave off their eyebrows when their cat died.

It would take 115 days for a snail to travel a mile.

The average person falls asleep in 7 seconds.

A whale’s penis is called a dork.

1 in 8 Americans have worked in a Mcdonald’s restaurant.

It is illegal to eat oranges while bathing in California.

There are more chickens than people on the planet.