May 16, 2005
• Per person Japanese run twice as many searches on Google than Americans.
• 79 percent of the world's pencils have graphite of number two weight.
• The average U.S. presidential press conference is recorded by 38 cameras.
• The average person says "um" or "uh" once for every eight other words they speak.
• A standard bank check typically takes nine business days to fully clear.