10 Random Facts to Make You Say “OMG!”

There’s nothing like a good ole fashioned fun fact to break the ice in any conversation. Whether you need a random fact for trivia or to end an awkward silence, little-known facts can be quite purposeful. Here are 10 random facts that might surprise you. Check them out!

1. Space is a burp-free zone.

Image Credit: Dima Zel on Shutterstock

It’s impossible to burp in space. The lack of gravity in space prevents air in your stomach from separating and rising up from food you’ve eaten.

2. A never-ending hunger for ants.

Image Credit: Ronald Loedeman on Shutterstock

Anteaters eat roughly 35,000 ants a day.

3. I guess we should always be ready.

Image Credit: Budkov Denis on Shutterstock

There are 18 volcanoes in the United States with the potential to erupt again.

4. A man of many talents.

Image Credit: DFree on Shutterstock

Samuel L. Jackson was a cheerleader in college.

5. That a whole lot of rain.

Image Credit: NOPPHARAT7824 on Shutterstock

About two thousand rainstorms occur on Earth every minute.

6. Shoutout to the ancient Egyptians.

Image Credit: Fedor Selivanov on Shutterstock

Ancient Egyptians invented many items we still use today, such as pens, keys, locks, and toothpaste.

7. No surprise there.

Image Credit: Africa Studio on Shutterstock

Americans eat roughly 150 million hot dogs every 4th of July.

8. Would an elephant jump cause an Earthquake?

Image Credit: Lara Zanarini on Shutterstock

Elephants are unable to jump.

9. That can’t be good for you.

Image Credit: drugoenebo on Shutterstock

Winston Churchill smoked an average of 10 cigars a day.

10. Looks like Santa has some competition.

Image Credit: Sean Locke Photography

UPS delivers about 20 billion cards and gifts during the holiday season.


Celeb Facts - Insured Body Parts

  1. It is rumored Taylor Swift has her legs insured for $40 million. It is believed Swift insured her legs before her 2015 tour, in case of injuries while on tour. The rumor has not been confirmed, but a now-deleted Instagram post showed a scratch from her cat captioned, "Great work Meredith, I was just trying to love you, and now you owe me 40 million dollars.
  2. It is rumored that a $35 million insurance policy exists covering Mariah Carey's voice. The superstar made the decision in case anything went wrong on her recent world tour. We are impressed with her five-octave vocal range, but is it worth $35 million?
  3. As one of the most famous actresses in the world, Julia Robert's has a smile that is iconic. Thus, the actress ensured her smile or, more specifically, her teeth for $30 million. The Pretty Woman star's smile has gained her a spot as the lovely grinning face for fragrance brand Lancôme.
  4. American footballer Troy Polamalu, who became the spokesperson for Head & Shoulders in 2010, had not cut his hair since 2000. His head of hair is valued at $1 million and holds the Guinness Book of World Records for most expensive hair. His hair even has its own Facebook group!
  5. Kim Kardashian, perhaps the most famous Kardashian, has valued her iconic bum at a hefty $21 million. In addition to the exuberant insurance policy, it is reported she spends $5,000 daily to have her clothes tailored to fit "just right" around her posterior.

DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the site owner or any brands and companies mentioned here. Any content provided by our bloggers or authors are of their opinion, and are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic group, club, organization, company, individual or anyone or anything. This article is purely for reference purposes and does not constitute professional advice and may not be reflective of the best choice for your unique situation. This site strives to provide as much accurate information as possible; however, sometimes products, prices, and other details are subject to change. Therefore, this site does not verify for the accuracy of the information presented in this article. This site does not assume any liability for any sort of damages arising from your use of this site and any third party content and services.