May 30, 2005
• 26 percent of people in the world wake up before 8 a.m. in their local time zone.
• The average printer ink cartridge costs $1.50 to produce.
• According to the best selling guide, "The Gentle Man's Handbooke" published in 1743, a proper man should never be seen in public without a ruffled shirt.
• More barbecues take place on Memorial Day than any other day of the year.
• Two thirds of the book titles published are printed in a run of less than 5,000 copies.