July 15, 2005
• By most expert estimates, a pound of ground beef, on average, only has three human hairs in it.
• Cats consciously dilate and contract their pupils.
• A long-term study by a Harvard professor found that incandescent light bulb is, contrary to popular belief, cheaper than a compact fluorescent bulb over a period of more than 10 years.
• Profit from the sale of Star Wars toys could have covered three times the cost of making all six movies.
• Two rival Los Angeles gangs identify themselves by wearing brightly colored shoes. This has led to four slayings of innocent bystanders, who were misidentified as opposing gang members.