10 Weird Fun Facts To End An Awkward First Date Moment

We’ve all been there. You’re on a first date and things are going pretty great, until they suddenly aren’t. Maybe something embarrassing happened, or perhaps a moment of silence has started to stretch a little too long and, oh F, you’re stuck in that awkward silence you don’t know how to recover from. Well, fear not, because with one weird fun fact, you can turn that stupid silence into a conversation life saver.

Check out these 10 weird and wacky fun facts to save your date before it’s doomed!

1. All pennies minted before 1982 hold a higher value than pennies minted after due to the percentage of copper in each coin, which is 95%.

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2. The weight of all the ants in the world matches the weight of the entire human population. 

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3. The best cheeses to use for a melty perfect grilled cheese sandwich are: processed American, mild cheddar, Gruyere, Manchego and Gouda.

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4. The Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme doesn’t mention that he’s an egg…like, not once.

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5. Every grain of sand on every beach in the world is outnumbered by the number of stars in space.

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6. You cannot hum while holding your nose. Seriously…try it. 

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7. Turtles can breathe out of their butts.

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8. Hippos milk is pink.

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9. The longest time between two twins being born is 87 days.

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10. The largest snowflake ever recorded was 15-inches across. 

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