May 5, 2009
• In Papua New Guinea, there are an estimated 840 distinct languages, while only a population of approximately 6.5 million, an average of only 7740 people per language.
• In Amish Pennsylvania, "raising the roof" still refers to a erecting a barn, and is also an occasion for dancing.
• Famed 18th century guitarrist virtuoso, Cesar Andelloro, cut off his left pinky finger in an effort to improve his speed and efficiency.
• In a recent survey by Galle-Bohr Research Institute 34 percent of people admitted to lying to pollsters.
• One in five Canadians has never driven a car.