Trivia of the Day for Saturday

The Boston University Bridge (on Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts) is one of the few places in the world where a boat can sail under a train driving under a car driving under an airplane.

Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds, dogs only have about ten.

Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.

David Prowse was the guy in the Darth Vader suit in Star Wars. He spoke all of Vader’s lines, and didn’t know that he was going to be dubbed over by James Earl Jones until he saw the screening of the movie.

Many hamsters only blink one eye at a time.

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2 responses to “Trivia of the Day for Saturday

  1. Sam

    David Prowse fact isn’t true and now I can only assume most of the facts on this site are false. It only takes 5 minutes to research something I have no idea where you get this ‘trivia’ from

  2. David Prowse fact is true – see the footnote 5 reference on this Wikipedia link:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Prowse

    As a Star Wars junkie, I’ve seen the guy interviewed several times and he discussed it: he spoke all of the lines in the first movie and didn’t know he had been dubbed over until after production had been completed.

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