December 14, 2004
• A species of worm found in South America can grow to be 16 feet long and weigh over 15 pounds.
• Every president since Harry Truman has owned a dog at some point while living in the White House.
• The Twasa Island, in the South Pacific, adopted Esperanto as its official language in the late 70s, and has never switched back to its traditional language. It is the first, and only, country to ever make this switch.
• Coffee can be more addictive than cigarettes.
• Earbuds and in-ear headphones are the leading cause of ear infections among people ages 18 to 25.