500 Mostly Useless Facts/Part 28



  1. A jellyfish is 95 percent water!
  2. In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals!
  3. The katydid bug hears through holes in its hind legs!
  4. Q is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear in the name of any of the United States!
  5. 166,875,000,000 pieces of mail are delivered each year in the US
  6. Bats always turn left when exiting a cave
  7. The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head
  8. Daffy Duck’s middle name is “Dumas”
  9. In Disney’s Fantasia, the Sorcerer’s name is “Yensid” (Disney backwards.)
  10. In The Empire Strikes Back there is a potato hidden in the asteroid field
  11. Walt Disney holds the world record for the most Academy Awards won by one person, he has won twenty statuettes, and twelve other plaques and certificates
  12. James Bond’s car had three different license plates in Goldfinger
  13. Canada makes up 6.67 percent of the Earth’s land area
  14. South Dakota is the only U.S state which shares no letters with the name of it’s capital
  15. The KGB is headquartered at No. 2 Felix Dzerzhinsky Square, Moscow
  16. The Vatican city registered 0 births in 1983