By Cary McNeal
Fact: Chocolate includes the alkaloid theobromine, which in excessive doses will be poisonous to people, and in even small quantities can kill canine, parrots, horses, and cats.
This signifies that regardless of its identify, the Kit-Kat sweet bar isn't a prompt snack in your kitty-cat. i'm wondering what number cats have died due to this confusion.
Fact: the main germ-laden position in your bathroom isn't the seat or perhaps the bowl--it's the handle.
The resolution: Don't flush. allow the subsequent man fear approximately it.
There are "just the facts"--and then there are only the evidence that may frighten the bejeezus out of you. and because of this little gem a WC e-book, you'll by no means examine the area a similar method back, with out, er, dry heaving a bit bit.
From the sneaky fish that may swim up our genitals to the E. coli micro organism lurking within the very water we drink, worrying phenomena are all over the place we flip. academic, unique, and undeniably frightening, this publication isn't bound to assist you, um, visit the rest room, yet it's sure to make a while there more...informed.
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Just on principle. } 1 eat fast food. Not for the Eric Schlosser, Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 200 1 ) . 62 FACT : Women with cosmetic breast implants are three times more likely than other women to take their own lives, and are also three times as likely to die from alcohol and drug use. Why? Researchers suspect that many of these women had pre-existing body image and self-esteem issues before getting the implants. Nah, the researchers-obviously female-are justjealous of women with fabulous racks.
Com. 103 FACT : The human stomach must produce a new lining every day to protect itself from its own acid. Which somehow reminds me of Groucho Marx 's quote, "I don 't care to belong to any club that would have me as a member. E. Project: Reinventing Education, Reinventing the Human (Wood Lake Publishing, 2006) . 104 FACT : The acid in your stomach is so powerful that it can dissolve a razor blade in less than a week. You should still be careful when eating them, though. E. Project: Reinventing Reinventing the Human (Wood Lake Publishing, 2006) .
The patient is fine and the dentist got his wish: he 's working at the car wash. com. FACT : A California dentist, Dr. Mark Anderson, was accused in 2007 of fondling the breasts of twenty-seven patients. Although he claimed that these "chest massages" were an effective treatment for TMJ. Anderson was later convicted of eleven counts of felony sexual battery. Now he 's working at the car wash with the other ex-dentist, presumably as a wax applicator. com. com. 74 FACT : A New York man faced arrest in Times Square in 2004 for doing nothing.
1,001 Facts that Will Scare the S#*t Out of You: The Ultimate Bathroom Reader by Cary McNeal