January 30, 2006
• Delaware remains the only state in which 12-year olds can legally marry with parental consent.
• Shetland ponies were originally bred for the size of their hides.
• Single-serving packages of processed food account for 19.4 percent of all household trash.
• The number of buttons on an average remote control unit increased from 13.2 in 1987, to 53.6 in 2005.
• Only 43 percent of all U.S. adults can correctly distinguish between "one billion" and "one million."