Published : 2014-12-26 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago
27 Interesting idea facts
Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random idea facts.
1. The inventor of the chocolate chip cookie sold the idea to Nestle Toll House in return for a lifetime supply of chocolate.
2. Continuum, a magazine devoted to the idea that AIDS is a conspiracy, went out of print in 2001 after all the editors died of AIDS.
3. Angry people produce more unique ideas faster than people in any other type of emotional state, according to a study.
4. Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people. Eleanor Roosevelt
5. Inventor of Contact Lenses, Adolf Fick, got the idea from popcorn kernels stuck in his teeth.
6. The torch relay at the beginning of the Olympics was actually a Nazi idea.
7. Psychology says, great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people
8. A handy neologism...DOPELER EFFECT: The tendency of stupid ideas to seem smarter when they come at you rapidly.
9. When asked what his IQ was, Stephen Hawking said "I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers."
10. Love Hunters are people paid by wealthy individuals to scour shopping malls and other establishments for their ideal spouse.
11. When asked what his IQ was, Stephen Hawking replied “I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers”
12. People tend to perform better on their own at coming up with new ideas than in a brainstorming group.
13. Scientists still have no idea what hymens are for.
14. A study found that people literally sitting outside a box came up with more ideas than those sitting inside the box.
15. Psychology says, great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
16. Million Pound Idea: Hire a bunch of people with OCD and start a cleaning company.
17. ideal relationship goals:
me: hey you wanna come over and nap
18. The idea of contact lenses was first introduced by Leonardo da Vinci in 1508.
19. Keep a piece of paper and pencil by your bed. Everyone always gets their best ideas at night!
20. The doctor who discovered that hand washing prevented the spread of disease was thrown in a mental institution for his crazy ideas.
21. Nikola Tesla developed the idea for smartphone technology in 1901.
22. If you have an idea for a new food at Taco Bell, they will try to make it for you if they have the ingredients.
23. Phobophilia is the psychological fear of love. Symptoms include an intense fear of the idea of getting too close & trusting someone.
24. Alice in Wonderland was banned in China because the government believed the idea of talking animals was an insult to humans.
25. The idea for Netflix came about when CEO Reed Hastings received a $40 late fee for his VHS rental of "Apollo 13."
26. Dogs will yawn in order to express that there is a conflict of interest between their own ideas or desires and those of their owners.
27. Guglielmo Marconi was only 20 years old when he had his great idea for sending signals with electrical waves.