You Will Feel Better About Yourself After Knowing These 8 Facts

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If you ever feel dumb, remind yourself that you are not alone. Here are a few fun facts that show how stupid people can be. Hopefully, you are not one of them. And again, remember to stay in school.


1
One-third of Russians believe that the Sun revolves around the Earth.

2
46% of American adults can't read well enough to understand the label on their prescription medicine.

3
At least 75% of convicted criminals are unable to read or write.

4
1 in 50 Scots are heroin addicts

5
1 in 50 Americans claim to have been abducted by Aliens.

6
Jimmy Carter once sent a jacket to the dry-cleaner's with the nuclear detonation codes still in his pocket.

7
The second man to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel, Bobby Leach, survived the fall but later died as a result of slipping on a piece of orange peel.

8
George W. Bush named The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle as his favorite childhood book. It was published when he was 23 years old.