August 22, 2006
• More oranges used for orange juice come from Georgia than Florida.
• If all past-due individual and corporate taxes were suddenly paid, the $8.5 trillion national debt would be paid off three times over.
• Giraffes use 61 percent of their brain capacity to coordinate swallowing.
• The average urban bird population density has nearly tripled since its historic low in 1978.
• The statue featured in The Maltese Falcon has 357 feathers, coincidentally the same as co-star Sydney Greenstreet's weight in pounds.