January 17, 2005
• There are currently about 211,000 phones tapped by the government in the United States.
• More Germans speak French as a second language than English.
• A blue whale's death cry is the loudest noise any animal can make.
• There are more varieties of cheddar cheese than are residents of Cheddar, UK.
• More accidental suicides occur on St. Patrick's Day than any other day of the year.