Useless Complicated Information of Uselessness

Mark Rokhlenko, Editor In Chief

  1. Flamingos bend their legs at the ankle, not the knee.
  2. OK came from the old spelling “Oll Korrect”
  3. More people drown in freshwater than saltwater.
  4. Your blood makes up around 8% of your weight.
  5. Caesar salad was invented in Mexico.
  6. Genetically speaking, children of identical twins are siblings, not cousins.
  7. Costco sells enough toilet paper yearly to wrap around the earth 1,200 times.
  8. Nemophobia is the fear of not having a mobile phone with you.
  9. Alice in Wonderland syndrome is a condition that makes people feel bigger or smaller than they are.
  10. Astronauts can now bake cookies in space.
  11. 3 Musketeers used to come in 3 flavors (hence the name)
  12. Charlie Chaplin once lost a “Charlie Chaplin look alike” contest.
  13. The Fax Machine was patented in 1843.
  14. Peter the Great of Russia put a tax on having a beard.
  15. There is a type of ant that only lives in a 14 block space in New York City, and nowhere else on earth.