January 12, 2006
• Independent coffee shops are the small business most likely to fail in the first six months of operation.
• The average length of special features on DVDs has increased by thirty-one minutes in the past six years.
• Each day, Americans delete more than 1500 terabytes of stored data.
• Global activist and U2 lead singer Bono is the fourth most recognized name in the world behind Princess Di, Muhammad Ali and George W. Bush.
• Last year, twenty animals were stolen from US zoos: the smallest was a lizard and the largest was a hippo.