TDOUI (The Domain Of Useless Information)

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  1. Telephonophobia is the fear of telephones.
  2. Gynaephobia is the fear of women.
  3. Arachibutyrophobia is the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth.
  4. Xenophobia is the fear of foreigners.
  5. Phobatrivaphobia is the fear of trivia about phobias
  6. The world’s longest name was Adolph Blaine Charles Daivid Earl Frederick Gerald Hubert Irvin John Kenneth Lloyd Martin Nero Oliver Paul Quincy Randolph Sherman Thomas Uncas Victor William Xerxes Yancy Zeus Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorft sr.
  7. When the first regular phone service was established in 1878, people said “ahoy.”
  8. The magic word abracadabra was originally intended for the specific purpose of curing hay fever.
  9. Influenza got its name because people believed it was caused by the evil influence of the stars.
  10. A klazomaniac is someone who feels like shouting.
  11. The infinity character on the keyboard is called a lemniscate.
  12. Some toothpaste contains antifreeze.
  13. 4,000 people are injured by teapots each year.
  14. A toothpick is the most often chocked on object in America. Every year, more than 8,800 people are injured by a toothpick.
  15. most toilets flush e-flat.
  16. Aglets are the plastic on the end of shoelaces.
  17. The armhole in clothing is called the armsaye.
  18. There are more Barbie dolls in Italy than there are Canadians in Canada.
  19. The yo-yo origanited in the Philippines, where it is used as a weapon in hunting.
  20. The Ramses condom is named after the great Pharaoh Ramses II, who fathered more than 160 children.
  21. Ketchup is excellent for cleaning brass.
  22. People in China sometimes use firecrackers as fire alarms.
  23. Rubber bands last longer if refrigerated.
  24. Some Eskimos use refrigerators to keep food from freezing
  25. A Virginia law requires all bathtubs to be kept out in the yard, not in the house.
  26. In Alaska, it is illegal to shoot a moose from the window of a flying vechicle.
  27. Frequencies of the letters in the English language
              
    E      12.51%
    T 9.25
    A 8.04
    O 7.60
    I 7.26
    N 7.09
    S 6.54
    R 6.12
    H 5.49
    L 4.14
    D 3.99
    C 3.06
    U 2.71
    M 2.53
    F 2.30
    P 2.00
    G 1.96
    W 1.92
    Y 1.73
    B 1.54
    V 0.99
    K 0.67
    X 0.19
    J 0.16
    Q 0.11
    Z

    0.09

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