Truth and nothing but the truth

Before Google launched Gmail, "G-Mail" was the name of a free email service offered by Garfield's website.

One of the world's largest stockpiles of nuclear weapons—a U.S. Navy base near Seattle—is partially defended by trained dolphins.

Scientists have found evidence of take-out restaurants in the remains of Pompeii.

Grapes catch fire in the microwave, resulting in a mini fireworks show.

A human-sized penguin once lived in New Zealand.

Your hair grows faster when anticipating sex.

Bubble wrap was originally sold as wallpaper.

The most stolen food in the world is cheese.

When gazzelles are faced with danger, they begin running. While running, they will occasionally jump in the air with all four feet above the ground. This is known as “pronking” or “stotting.”

The fingerprints of a koala are so indistinguishable from humans that they have on occasion been confused at a crime scene.

Most meat-eating dinosaurs had bones filled with air. Though their bones were huge, they weren’t as heavy as they looked.

When your cat brings home a dead mouse or bird, it may do so to show you that you suck at hunting.

Adult Poodles sleep approximately 13 hours a day.

The first reporting of a Yeti came from a German photographer in 1962, on a festival in Winsconsin.

Sean Connery wore a toupee in all his James Bond movies.

Most toilets flush in E flat.

No piece of square paper can be folded more than 7 times in half.

A Kung-Fu training room is called Kwoon.

Even though Hippos spend most of their time in water, they cannot swim.

Dolphins sleep with one eye open

Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a "Friday the 13th."

Ostriches are often not taken seriously. They can run faster than horses, and the males can roar like lions.

Hot water is heavier than cold.

A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.

If you keep your eyes open by force when you sneeze, you might pop an eyeball out.

The first American film to show a toilet being flushed on screen was Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho.

A cat has been mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska, for 15 years. His name is Stubbs.

The more complex and elusive our problems are, the more effective trial and error becomes.

Cats lick themselves to get your scent off.

The first man to urinate on the moon was Buzz Aldrin, shortly after stepping onto the lunar surface.