21 Useless Facts That’ll Make You The Most Interesting Person At A Party. #16 Makes You Think

Some might say these facts are useless, but we have to agree to disagree. Bring up any of these “useless facts” at the office or at a party and you’ll look like quite the well-read sophisticate and 5 times more interesting.

Later people may wonder why you always seem to forget the simplest of things or can’t seem to remember what you studied the night before a test, and yet can remember the silliest facts. But hey, with this collection of facts you’ll still be the most interesting man or woman at the family barbecue! If we missed a fun one, let us know!

#1. A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.

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#2. A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.

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#3. A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.

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#4. A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.

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#5. A snail can sleep for three years.

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#6. Al Capone’s business card said he was a used furniture dealer.

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#7. Almonds are a member of the peach family.

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#8. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

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#9. Babies are born without kneecaps. They don’t appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.

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#10. Butterflies taste with their feet.

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#11. Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds. Dogs only have about 10.

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#12. In the last 4,000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.

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#13. It’s impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.

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#14. Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.

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#15. Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.


#16. Peanuts are one of the ingredients in dynamite.

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#17. The Bible does not say there were three wise men; it only says there were three gifts.

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#18. The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.


#19. Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.

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#20. Women blink nearly twice as much as men.


#21. The phrase “Beam me up Scotty” was never said in Star Trek
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