May 15, 2005
• There are more blank CD-R disks sold world wide than cassette tapes with recorded content.
• The average student uses 23 note cards over the course of a year.
• The amount of text sent over the AOL Instant Messenger network in a given day is twice the amount of text sent through the United Postal Service in that same period.
• May is lightning strike awareness month.
• 82 percent of people recently surveyed said they would go back into a burning building to save their pet.