15 Random Facts

15 Random Facts

Carly Anne Gruver, Writer

  1. The reason why Reed Hastings started Netflix was because he had racked up $40 late fee on VHS.
  2.  In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is consider good luck.
  3. It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
  4.  After The Lorax came out, the forest products industry published Truax to teach kids the importance of logging.
  5. The prairie dog says hello with a kiss.
  6. Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
  7. On the planets Jupiter and Saturn, it rains diamonds.
  8. In survey done in 2008, 58% of British teens thought Sherlock Holmes was a real guy, while 20% thought Winston Churchill [former British prime minister] was not.
  9. A crocodile can not stick it’s tongue out.
  10. Armadillos almost always gives birth to quadruplets.
  11. A strawberry is not a berry, but a banana is.
  12. There is a women who believes she is a cat trapped in a human’s body.
  13. The actors who performed the voices for Minnie Mouse and Mickey Mouse were married in real life.
  14. Rats and mice are ticklish.
  15. There is a prison in Washington that offers inmates pet cats to help rehabilitation.

Link to see the sites I visited for these fact:

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