August 27, 2008
• The average roll of adhesive tape in the UK is twenty percent sticker than the average roll in the U.S.
• Less than 18 percent of Americans under the age of 25 have ever sent or received a fax.
• At one point in the 1840s, .0558 percent of the water of the River Liffey that flowed past the St. James's Gate Brewery, was used in the brewing and bottling of Guinness Extra Stout.
• A person standing on the observation deck of the Empire State Building at 5 PM on a clear day would be able to see, on average, 32 jets, 12 helicopters and 4 propeller planes within one minute.
• Neither Barrack Obama nor John McCain have ever driven a stick shift automobile.