I Am Full Of Useless Knowledge

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    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11

    Honking of car horns

    for a couple that just got married is an old superstition to insure great sex.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11

    Sea cucumbers spray what looks like "silly

    string" from their anuses in order to ward off predators. It doesn't always work.
    al13ngr33n al13ngr33n
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 28, 2015

    You can be fined up to $1,

    000 for whistling on Sunday in Salt Lake City, Utah.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Feb 18

    Minnesota has more shoreline

    than Florida, California, and Alaska combined.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 18
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Apr 5

    But it's not useless.

    Who knows? Maybe someday, something will happen that requires knowledge of every country capitol in the world. Maybe I'll need to know the 35th digit of pi for some reason in the future. None of it's really useless...Okay, maybe a little
    BigBearHug BigBearHug
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Jun 23, 2015

    Benjamin Franklin had 3 kids- Sarah,

    Francis, and William. William was actually the person that flew the kite in Franklin's famous kite experiment. William was also the last royal governor of New Jersey and got into a majpr foght with his father and stopped speaking to each other. Francis was 3 years old when he...
    stormy24601 stormy24601
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2015

    I think that knowledge is never useless,

    it can always be used for something. The more knowledgeable you are, the more power to you in life. :)
    Purpleflower97 Purpleflower97
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 8

    Each King in a deck of playing cards represents

    a great King from history. Spades: King David, Clubs: Alexander the Great, Hearts: Charlemagne, Diamonds: Julius Caesar.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17

    Dr. Kellogg introduced Kellogg's Corn Flakes in

    hopes that it would reduce ************.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17

    In Aspen Colorado, you can have a maximum

    income of $104,000 and still receive government subsidized housing.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17

    Sengoku is Japanese for "The Thousand Stones.

    " I don't know the origin but I've always liked it.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 24
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Mar 31

    Hyperactivity isn't real.

    It's the Placebo Effect
    SirShivers SirShivers
    13-15, M
    Apr 18

    In medieval France, unfaithful wives were made

    to chase a chicken through town naked.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17

    I like random stuff head full of knowledge

    and yet I can't even work out a Rubik's cube lol
    Rakiea Rakiea
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 12, 2015

    The oldest written insult is Egyptian,

    it basically translates as "come here you fûckér"
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 5

    When bees mate, the males genitals explode

    and snap off into the queen.
    sighselly sighselly
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 14, 2014
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 11
    mawniegirl mawniegirl
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Sep 15, 2014

    The first song played on Armed Forces Radio

    during the Gulf War was 'Rock The Casbah' by The Clash.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 24

    Emus and Kangaroos cannot walk backwards,

    and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17

    If there are more than one queen in a new ant

    colony, the ants will start killing their queens until only one remains. They spit acid on the queens and bite them, and it usually takes days for the queens to die, but it's likely they just die of thirst before anything else. Sometimes the ants will accidentally kill all their...
    SolaLuna SolaLuna
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 24, 2015

    Yess! And still like to learn another useless

    knowledge! Also useless knowledge is good at being useless:)
    fauxlady fauxlady
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 15, 2014

    A cockroach can survive

    for few days after you've cut off his head. It dies not because of the head amputation but because of hunger. That sort of knowledge can't win you a good job!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11
    Dannyboo77 Dannyboo77
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 18

    My friend says that the most fascinating thing

    about me is how much crap I can fit into my brain. She truly admires my ability of embodying a huge amount of useless information in my brain
    RH17 RH17
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 13, 2015

    ### this is a Octothorp ###.

    ... NOT A HASH TAG!!
    InsaneSusy InsaneSusy
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 23, 2015

    American Airlines saved $40,

    000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17

    If you watch a movie

    and you see an actor or actress you recognize but you don't know their name or what movie you know them from... then I will be the one to tell you "hey that guy was in this movie!" but I never remember the name of the actor....
    InsaneSusy InsaneSusy
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 12, 2015

    The cruise liner Queen Elizabeth Ii,

    moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17

    If you shave all the hair off a lion

    and a tiger, you can tell which is which because the tiger's skin is stripy too. I learned that from QI, the fountain of useless knowledge.
    MrsRusty MrsRusty
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2015
    WalkingMyOwnPath WalkingMyOwnPath
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 23, 2015

    The first automobile race in the United States

    was held in Chicago in 1895. The track ran from Chicago to Evanston, Illinois. The winner was J. Frank Duryea, whose average speed was 7 1/2 miles per hour.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 6, 2015

    Caesar salad has nothing to do with any of the

    Caesars. It was first concocted in a bar in Tijuana Mexico, in the 1920's.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17

    Did you know .... the daughter of Ferdinand

    and Isabella was Catherine of Aragon? First wife of Henry VIII?
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2015

    If I could galvanise all my bits of knowledge

    together maybe I would become a millionaire. But on my search to acquire knowledge I got turned off by money :-/ Doh
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 13, 2015

    I have shitloads of just random trivia

    that makes my family just go "******* it, why don't you apply that knowledge to maths or geography?".
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 8
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11

    Edison's light bulb Pabst Blue Ribbon Ferris

    wheel All introduced at the Chicago World's Fair of 1893. Pabst won the first place for beer and took that as its name. And there was a serial killer within walking distance of the fair. Police knew but didn't want the negative publicity so they didn't tell the press.
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 27, 2015

    the behavior of two

    or more individuals in the same company will differ according to how they process information,personality is not genetic it's deciphering of ....observation.............your only as good as what you make sense of
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Oct 31, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 25

    If politicians really want us to remember

    historical documents, they should come up with better names. Instead of Treaty of Versailles it should be: Germany gets *** handed to them for causing a war 1919. Instead of Gadsden Purchase: Bill of sale for Arizona and New Mexico 1853 (We didn't buy Gadsden!) Instead of...
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Aug 27, 2015

    When a Hawaiian woman wears a flower behind her

    left ear, it means she's unavailable.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11

    i want to write a book.

    not a novel or autobiography, but one about stories and interesting things 'ive experienced as well as random thoughts.
    xkmb xkmb
    56-60
    1 Response Sep 2, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Mar 11

    David Bowie's real name is David Jones.

    He adopted the last name Bowie because he wanted to avoid confusion with Monkey's lead singer Davey Jones.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 10

    I believe that Albert Einstein signed the patent

    for triangular chocolate that we now know as Toblerone
    josbayliss josbayliss
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2015

    Bees have 5 eyes. There are 3 small eyes on the

    top of a bee's head and 2 larger ones in front.
    Dannyboo77 Dannyboo77
    22-25, F
    Apr 18

    Paul McCartney wrote "Hey Jude,

    " about John Lennon's son Julian. The original title was "Hey Jules."
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 14
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