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Men can read smaller print than women can; women can hear better.
Coca-Cola was originally green.
It is impossible to lick your elbow.
The State with the highest percentage of people who walk to work: Alaska
The percentage of Africa that is wilderness: 28%
The percentage of North America that is wilderness: 38%
The cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: $ 16,400
The average number of people airborne over the U.S. in any given hour: 61,000
Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair..
The first novel ever written on a typewriter, Tom Sawyer.
The San Francisco Cable cars are the only mobile
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history: Spades – King David
Hearts – Charlemagne
Clubs -Alexander, the Great
Diamonds – Julius Caesar
111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987, 654,321
If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle.
If the horse has one front leg in the air, the person died because of wounds received in battle.
If the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes
Only two people signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4,
Q. Half of all Americans live within 50 miles of what? A. Their birthplace
Q. Most boat owners name their boats.
Q.. If you were to spell out numbers,
would find the letter ‘A’? A. One thousand
Q. What do bulletproof vests, fire escapes,
Q. What is the only
food that doesn’t spoil?
Q. Which day are there more collect calls
In Shakespeare’s time,
When you pulled on the ropes, the mattress tightened,
making the bed firmer to sleep on. Hence the
phrase…’Goodnight , sleep tight’
It was the accepted
practice in Babylon 4,000 years ago that for a month after the wedding, the bride’s father would supply his son-in-law with all the mead he could drink.
In English pubs, ale
is ordered by pints and quarts… So in old England , when
customers got unruly, the bartender would yell at them ‘Mind your pints and quarts, and settle down.’ . . .It’s where we get
the phrase ‘mind your P’s and Q’s’
Many years ago in England , pub frequenters had a whistle baked
At least 75% of
people who read this will try
YOU KNOW YOU ARE LIVING
enter your PIN on the microwave.
2. You haven’t
played solitaire with real cards in years.
3. You have a list of 15 phone numbers
don’t have e-mail addresses.6. You pull up in your own driveway and use your
12 You’re reading this and
to notice there was no #9 on this list.
15. You actually scrolled back up to check that there wasn’t a #9 on this list .
~~~~~~~~~~~AND FINALLY~~~~~ ~~~~~~~
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We like to thank everyone who made this party a great sucess. Thanks to Larry & Gale for hosting this grand event and their work. Victor Gade for his performance and his talent in arranging the room for the best possible layout for the show.
Closeup entertainers including Kim, Jerry, Phil, Jay, and others. Clark for capturing our fun in photos, Fr James Blantz for his great humor and talent as our headliner, All the un-named people I forgot to mention, and Andy Greget for his fabulous Banana Foster dessert to finish off a great memorable night.
On behalf of IBM Ring 55 and myself I wish all of you happy holidays and a great new year.
– Leigh Hotz