1. The original game of "Monopoly" was circular.
Similar to life, money goes in and goes right out! Makes sense, doesn't it? Interesting that they changed the shape later.
2. It costs more to buy a new car today in the United States than it cost Christopher Columbus to equip and undertake three voyages to and from the New World.
4. Ninety million people survive on less than $75 a year.
That is even more shocking than #3 above, isn't it?
6. The word racecar and kayak are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left.
Again, I see that you checked both of those words to make sure. One of these days, you are going to trust me.
Boy, I can see why. Now I am kind of scared of them too. And here I thought it was supercalafragilisticexpealodocious from Mary Poppins. I better take a spoon full of sugar...
And you thought you were "special"!! ha
Of course you share your birthday...there are only so many days in a year you know? But you are the only one with your name and address and mom and dad and dog and family, etc. And that DOES make you special!!
I KNEW it!! Who else could have thought of a place where you sit and be tortured??? It makes perfect sense to me. In fact, it just might be the dentist that I had as a kid when my dad was in the Air Force...because I don't remember any novacaine, and I do remember begging for my life.
10. All polar bears, despite being near the North Pole, are southpaws.
You can tell, because when you are flying away from the North Pole, they are waving goodbye with their left hands and blowing kisses at you with their left hands too.
11. "GO" is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
There you go again. Checking the dictionary. And here I thought it was FU.