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Index of Weeks 105 through 130
*Week of 03/19/00 - 03/25/00*Week of 03/26/00 - 04/01/00*Week of 04/02/00 - 04/08/00
*Week of 04/09/00 - 04/15/00*Week of 04/16/00 - 04/22/00*Week of 04/23/00 - 04/29/00
Week of 04/30/00 - 05/06/00Week of 05/07/00 - 05/13/00Week of 05/14/00 - 05/20/00
Week of 05/21/00 - 05/27/00Week of 05/28/00 - 06/03/00Week of 06/04/00 - 06/10/00
Week of 06/11/00 - 06/17/00Week of 06/18/00 - 06/24/00Week of 06/25/00 - 07/01/00
Week of 07/02/00 - 07/08/00Week of 07/09/00 - 07/15/00Week of 07/16/00 - 07/22/00
Week of 07/23/00 - 07/29/00Week of 07/30/00 - 08/05/00Week of 08/06/00 - 08/12/00
Week of 08/13/00 - 08/19/00Week of 08/20/00 - 08/26/00Week of 08/27/00 - 09/02/00
Week of 09/03/00 - 09/09/00Week of 09/10/00 - 09/16/00
NOTE: Weeks with a * are not posted yet
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Week of 04/30/00 - 05/06/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

If you carry your baby high while pregnant, it's going to be a girl.
If you carry low, it will be a boy.

Thanx to "Julie" for this one!



Didja Know?

A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.



How can I miss you if you won't go away?


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Week of 05/07/00 - 05/13/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

Untie the laces in all your shoes to help ease labor and birth.
(Tied laces will prolong labor.)

Thanx to "Trish" for this one!




Didja Know?

The average human eats eight spiders in their lifetime at night.



Is a turtle without a shell homeless or naked?


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Week of 05/14/00 - 05/20/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

Two spoons in a sugarbowl means someone in the room is pregnant. (Irish)

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!




Didja Know?

The Neanderthal's brain was bigger than yours is.



If white wine goes with fish, do white grapes go with sushi?


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Week of 05/21/00 - 05/27/00

Old Wives Tale

Singing

A gap in someone's front teeth is a sign that they are a good singer.

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!




Didja Know?

Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.



Be nice to your kids. They'll choose your nursing home.


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Week of 05/28/00 - 06/03/00

Old Wives Tale

Dreams

If you dream someones dies, it means that person will be getting married soon

Thanx to L. B. Caldwell for this one!



Didja Know?

In Los Angeles, CA, there are fewer people than there are automobiles.



It's always darkest before dawn.
If you're going to steal your neighbor's newspaper, that's the time to do it!


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Week of 06/04/00 - 06/10/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

Two spoons in a sugarbowl means someone in the room is pregnant. (Irish)

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!




Didja Know?

Thomas Edison was afraid of the dark.



The only time the world beats a path to your door is if you're in the bathroom.


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Week of 06/11/00 - 06/17/00

Old Wives Tale

Teeth

A gap in someone's front teeth is a sign that they are a good singer.

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!



Didja Know?

There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.



Hollow chocolate has no calories.


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Week of 06/18/00 - 06/24/00

Old Wives Tale

Visitors

If you drop a knife, a man will come to your door.

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!



Didja Know?

If a frog keeps its mouth open too long, it will suffocate.



If you're living on the edge, make sure you're wearing your seat belt.


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Week of 06/25/00 - 07/01/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

If you are pregnant and want a girl, eat sweet foods.
if you want a boy, eat salty foods.



Didja Know?

One of the ingredients used to make dynamite is peanuts.



Some days you are the bug; other days you are the windshield.


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Week of 07/01/00 - 07/08/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.




Didja Know?

The San Francisco Cable cars are the only mobile National Monuments



About the time I make ends meet, somebody moves the ends.


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Week of 07/09/00 - 07/15/00

Old Wives Tale

Dying

If a picture falls off a wall behind a seated person,
that person will die soon.

Thanx to Yvonne for this one!



Didja Know?

The first Ford cars had Dodge engines.



Experience is the sinking feeling you have made this mistake before.


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Week of 07/16/00 - 07/22/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.




Didja Know?

In 1920, the average check at a diner was $.28



It is hard to understand how a cemetery raised its burial cost and blamed it on the cost of living.


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Week of 07/23/00 - 07/29/00

Old Wives Tale

Pregnancy

If you are pregnant and want a girl, eat sweet foods.
If you want a boy, eat salty foods.

Thanx to Anonymous for this one!



Didja Know?

Thomas Edison invented wax paper.



Timing has an awful lot to do with the outcome of a rain dance.


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Week of 07/30/00 - 08/05/00

Old Wives Tale

Weather

If birds ARE flying around during a rain storm,
you know the storm is set for most, if not all, of the day long.

If birds are NOT flying around during a rain storm,
you know the storm won't last long.

Thanx to Sandie Davis for this one!



Didja Know?

A black widow spider's venom is more potent than that of a rattlesnake



Bills travel through the mail at twice the speed of checks.


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Week of 08/06/00 - 08/12/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Elephants are the only mammal that can't jump.



Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.


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Week of 08/13/00 - 08/19/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The bones of a pigeon weigh less than its feathers.



If you think nobody cares you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.


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Week of 08/20/00 - 08/26/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.




Didja Know?

Toads don't have teeth but, frogs do.



A conscience is what hurts when all your other parts feel so good.


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Week of 08/27/00 - 09/02/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Coca-Cola was originally green.



You're just jealous because the voices only talk to ME.


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Week of 09/037/00 - 09/09/00

Old Wives Tale

Names

If you start to say someone's name and say another name by mistake,
the one whose name you said is thinking about you.



Didja Know?

The average lifespan of a major league baseball is five pitches.



If you don't like the news, go out and make some.


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Week of 09/10/00 - 09/16/00

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

When he was nine, Einstein still couldn't speak fluently.
His parents thought he might be retarded.



If you line up all the cars in the world end to end,
someone would be stupid enough to try and pass them.




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