Archive for June, 2011

Lie of the Day #1696

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

The design for the Olympic rings logo was developed after an all-night work session where roughly 13 gallons of coffee was consumed. In fact, the inspiration for the rings came from the series of coffee stains made by the mugs of the designers.

Lie of the Day #1695

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

98% of the world’s population mispronounces the letter P.

Lie of the Day #1694

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

The banjo is the most effective musical instrument for lulling a person to sleep.

Lie of the Day #1693

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Cutting a child’s hair within the first 5 years of life stunts his or her growth by at least 60%.

Lie of the Day #1692

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

Because it’s made with coconut milk rather than milk from any mammal, string cheese is classified more as string than as cheese.

Lie of the Day #1691

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Because the horrible nature of the pun, it’s illegal in all English-speaking countries to make a marsupial soup.

Lie of the Day #1690

Friday, June 24th, 2011

The native people of Western Siberia are capable of using their pancreases as musical instruments.

Lie of the Day #1689

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

“Crow’s feet” wrinkles are not caused by aging. They really are caused by birds sneaking into your house at night and scratching your face.

Lie of the Day #1688

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

The North American wolf-beaked pigeon is the only know animal capable of inverted flight.

Lie of the Day #1687

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

81% of the world’s population holds the mistaken belief that copper tastes like tuna salad.