Member Rewards
Extra 10-20% off select Purchases
More Info - Join Now
0 Staff | 1 Members
Live Chat
trusnow
Powered by 430,717 Members
Shopping Forum Out of Stock
username or email password
 Forum Home > SNOWBOARDS > The Board Room

Quick Login: Forgot password?

Topic ClosedInteresting facts

Share/Save/Bookmark



Author
  Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Shakazulu View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar

Joined: Sep/17/2006
Location: 16
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 12221
Direct Link To This Post Topic: Interesting facts
    Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:33pm
The largest cell in the human body is the female egg and the smallest is the male sperm.
It takes food seven seconds to get from your mouth to your stomach.
One human hair can support 3 kg (6.6 lb).
The average man's erect penis is three times the length of his thumb.
Human thighbones are stronger than concrete.
A woman's heart beats faster than a man's.
There are about one trillion bacteria on each of your feet
Women blink twice as often as men.
The average person's skin weighs twice as much as the brain.
Your body uses 300 muscles to balance itself when you are standing still.
If saliva cannot dissolve something, you cannot taste it.
80% of men who started reading this are probably still busy checking their thumbs....
Back to Top
zagfan5 View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar
whatever

Joined: Aug/25/2006
Location: 17
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 10551
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:36pm
i checked my thumbLOLLOLLOL

i feel like tool now
Camber Is The New Rocker.
Back to Top
J Mac View Drop Down
Ski Bum
Ski Bum
Avatar

Joined: Jun/26/2007
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 727
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:39pm
Your not the only one Zag LOL
Back to Top
RastaRider View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Aug/09/2008
Location: 9
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 1263
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:41pm
rofl, the bottom line is great
Back to Top
Hbzfinest View Drop Down
Ski Bum
Ski Bum
Avatar
me

Joined: Aug/04/2008
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 418
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:43pm

lol i laughed at the bottom line too funny!

Back to Top
Shakazulu View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar

Joined: Sep/17/2006
Location: 16
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 12221
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:44pm
I just discovered why its easier for me to palm a basketball with my left hand than my right hand.  My left thumb is a half inch longer than the right one.
 
I need to check where I got these fact from, a half inch extra times three means a lot on sierra snowboard.com bragging rights.
Back to Top
zagfan5 View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar
whatever

Joined: Aug/25/2006
Location: 17
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 10551
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:47pm
lol wow

i can palm with both handsLOL
Camber Is The New Rocker.
Back to Top
Shakazulu View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar

Joined: Sep/17/2006
Location: 16
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 12221
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:51pm
Ok, just took it a little further and my left arm is an inch longer overall.....
 
So I got 2.5 inches on the right thumb and 3 inches on the left thumb.
Back to Top
youngun92 View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Nov/04/2007
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 1410
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:52pm
haha i looked to
Back to Top
Nater43 View Drop Down
Local
Local
Avatar

Joined: Sep/20/2008
Location: 33
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 1138
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:54pm
^^^ Haha nice facts. Thats weird that your thumb is that much bigger than the other. 
| Boards: '08 Burton Custom 156 | Boots: '08 Burton Freestyle | Bindings: '09 Burton Missions |
               '10 Reverse Crew 155
Back to Top
Shakazulu View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar

Joined: Sep/17/2006
Location: 16
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 12221
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 2:58pm
I think I broke it a lot playing basketball. 
Back to Top
nufan06 View Drop Down
Lift Op.
Lift Op.
Avatar

Joined: Apr/12/2007
Location: Denver
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 408
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 3:41pm
Your dominant hand is usually a bit bigger than your other hand
2008 Option Signature 157
2008 Union Force (Thanks Sierra)
2007 Forum Youngblood 156
2007 Forum Platform V. 1.5
2007 Burton Freestyle

It's hard to snowboard in Kansas and Oklahoma.
Back to Top
BRUIZZA View Drop Down
Expert Members
Expert Members
Avatar
I'm kinda a big deal!

Joined: Dec/29/2006
Location: 9
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 13584
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 3:46pm
LMAO
www.chargeharder.com
Back to Top
overkill127 View Drop Down
Local
Local
Avatar
thank you come again

Joined: Aug/18/2008
Location: 47
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 1323
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 4:40pm
lol that would be a funny sig
Steezimax
Back to Top
NickinChicago View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar
Halloween

Joined: Aug/22/2008
Location: 9
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 3622
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 5:31pm
Ok when we take the measurement what part of the thumb are we starting at. This could make a big difference.
Back to Top
trewyn15 View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Jan/25/2007
Location: Janesville, WI
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 3194
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 6:25pm
so you guys made yourselves hard? and then checked? LMAO
Back to Top
ANGRY AGENT View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar
WCPW #1 whore

Joined: Sep/29/2008
Location: 19
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 11575
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 9:49pm
whoahhh.........that part of the thread just went a lil tooooooooo far!!!OuchLOL
Back to Top
nufan06 View Drop Down
Lift Op.
Lift Op.
Avatar

Joined: Apr/12/2007
Location: Denver
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 408
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 9:52pm
^^^What part?  The thumbs?
2008 Option Signature 157
2008 Union Force (Thanks Sierra)
2007 Forum Youngblood 156
2007 Forum Platform V. 1.5
2007 Burton Freestyle

It's hard to snowboard in Kansas and Oklahoma.
Back to Top
spenser View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Jul/23/2008
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 14538
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/15/2008 at 11:05pm
"The average man's erect penis is three times the length of his thumb."

the whole thumb?  that would mean im "hung like a horse"

or are we talking just the second bone?

neither are correct at all.
Back to Top
k2mix721 View Drop Down
Lift Op.
Lift Op.
Avatar
East Coast Rider

Joined: Dec/15/2007
Location: 23
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 378
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 4:29am
haha thats funnyLOL
When ur riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality . Wake Up and Live! -Bob Marley
Back to Top
NickinChicago View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar
Halloween

Joined: Aug/22/2008
Location: 9
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 3622
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 4:32am
Good thing I read this thread last night for the first time and not today at work. People might have wondered why I kept looking at my thumbs. Is this guys giving himself a thumbs up?
Back to Top
Shakazulu View Drop Down
Board Member
Board Member
Avatar

Joined: Sep/17/2006
Location: 16
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 12221
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 6:57am
I figured it meant from the first knuckle.  But hey, take it from anywhere you want.
Back to Top
tm12881 View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Dec/06/2006
Location: 18
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 2281
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 9:11am
No wonder feet smell so bad... that's a lot of bacteria to harvest... :puke:
Back to Top
Ride A Capita View Drop Down
Instructor
Instructor
Avatar

Joined: Apr/23/2007
Location: 28
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 2710
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 10:42am
LOLLOL
LOL
Back to Top
sin21856 View Drop Down
Local
Local
Avatar

Joined: Jan/17/2007
Location: 19
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 1106
Direct Link To This Post Posted: Oct/16/2008 at 11:31am
Haha, nice post Smile
Capita Horrorscope 52 - Union DK Custom House - GNU Riders Choice 57.5 MTX - K2 Formula - Burton Retro Twin 52 - Burton Cartel OLS - Thanks Sierra!
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down


Find Us Elsewherex

Daily Giveaway
Sierra Reverse Crew
Sierra Reverse Crew Snowboard
Snowboard
$240.0
Recent Winners
jbrandonb11lumpeehappybik3
  • Follow us on:  (view all)





    TruSnow is upfront

© TruSnow - All Rights Reserved
Snowboards
Snowboards View All

Mens Snowboards Womens Snowboards Kids and Youth Snowboards

Up to 40% Off
Bindings
Snowboard Bindings View All

Mens Bindings Womens Bindings Kids and Youth Bindings

Up to 40% Off
Boots
Snowboard Boots View All

Mens Boots Womens Boots Kids and Youth Boots

Up to 40% Off
Skis
Alpine, Downhill Skis View All

Mens Skis Womens Skis Kids and Youth Skis

Cross Country Skis


Mens Skis Womens Skis Kids and Youth Skis

Up to 40% Off On Skis
Bindings
Alpine, Downhill Ski Bindings View All

Mens Bindings Womens Bindings Kids and Youth Bindings

Cross Country Bindings


Mens Bindings Womens Bindings Kids and Youth Bindings

Up to 40% Off On Ski Bindings
Boots
Alpine, Downhill Ski Boots View All

Mens Boots Womens Boots Kids and Youth Boots

Cross Country Boots


Mens Boots Womens Boots Kids and Youth Boots

Up to 40% Off On Ski Boots
Skis
View All SkisView All Ski BindingsView All Ski Boots
Accessories

Up To 40% Off On Accessories
Brands
View All Brands
24/7
2XL
4Frnt
5150
686
Accurate
Adidas
Adio
Airblaster
Airhead
Alien Workshop
Almost
Alpina
Alpinestars
Alps
Altamont
Analog
Anon
Arbor
Arctic Edge
Armada
Arnette
Artec
Ashbury
Atomic
Audex
Avalanche
Axion
Backcountry Access
Bakoda
Bearpaw
Bent Metal
Bern
Big Agnes
Billabong
Black Diamond
Black Label
Blind
Bogner
Bond
Bones
Bonfire
Booster
Boulder Gear
Bullet
Burton
Byerly
Capita
Cappel
Casual Industrees
Celtek
Chocolate
Chrome
Circa
Cliche
Coal
Coleman
Columbia
Connelly
Craft
Creature
CWB
DaKine
Dalbello
Darkstar
Darn Tough
DC
Deeluxe
Demolition
Descente
Destructo
Dragon
Drake
Drop
DSO
Dub
DVD
DVS
Dynastar
Eastern
Electric
Element
Elwood
Emerica
Enjoi
ES
Etnies
Eureka
Extrasport
F2
Fallen
Fast Wax
Fischer
Flip
Flow
Flybikes
Forum
Foundation
Foursquare
Fourstar
Fox
Fox River
Freestyle
Fresh
FSA
Full Tilt
Fundamental
Gator Boards
Girl
Giro
Globe
Gnu
Gold Coast
GoldCoast
Gran Royale
Gravis
Grenade
GT
Habitat
Head
Helly Hansen
Hitec
HO
Holden
Hurley
Hyperlite
Icelantic
Independent
Intense
IPath
Jeenyus
Jet Pilot
Jones
K2
Kampus
Keen
Kelty
Kemper
Kenda
KHE
Kidsnow
KMC
Krooked
Krux
L1
Lakai
Lamar
Lange
Leki
Lib Tech
Liberty
Lifetime
Line
Liquid Force
Lizard Skins
Look
LTD
Lucky
M3
M4
M6
Marker
Marmot
Matix
Maxxis
Merrell
Mob
Morrow
Mountain Hardwear
Mystery
Neff
Nike
Nikita
Nitro
Nixon
Nollie
Nomis
Nordica
O'Brien
O'neill
Oakley
Obey
ODI
Odyssey
Omatic
Orage
Osiris
Otnes
Outdoor Research
Palmer
Patagonia
Phase Five
Pig
Plan B
Planet Earth
Premier
Premium
Primo
Proboardshop
Proline
Protec
Quiksilver
Radar
Rafters
Rainbow
Rawik
Rayban
Red
Reef
Remind
Revo
Ricta
Ride
Rip Curl
Ripzone
Rome
Rome - Sierra
Ronix
Rossignol
Roxy
RVCA
Ryders
S4
Salomon
Santa Cruz
Sanuk
Sapient
Saxx
Schwinn
SE
Sector 9
Sessions
Shake Junt
Shortys
Sierra
Sierra Designs
Sierra Sports
Signal
Silence
Sims
Sinz
Skullcandy
Slingshot
Smartwool
Smith
Snurfer
Spacecraft
Special Blend
Spitfire
Spy
Spyder
SST
Standard
Stepchild
Stereo
Stolen
Stormtech
Straight Line
Suncloud
Superfeet
Supra
Surface
Swix
Technine
Tecnica
Tektro
Tensor
Teton
The North Face
The Shadow Conspiracy
Think Thank
Thirty Two
Thunder
Tres Bien
Trespass
Tresspass
Triple 8
Troy Lee Designs
Tubbs
Union
Vans
VAS
Vasque
Velvet
Venture
Voile
Volcom
Volkl
Von Zipper
Vonzipper
Wakeside
White Sierra
Wigwam
World Industries
Xposure
Zero
Forums
Snowboards
View All Snowboards
Mens SnowboardsWomens SnowboardsKids and Youth Snowboards
Bindings
View All Snowboard Bindings
Mens BindingsWomens BindingsKids and Youth Bindings
Boots
View All Snowboard Boots
Mens BootsWomens BootsKids and Youth Boots
Skis
View All SkisView All Ski BindingsView All Ski Boots
Clothing
Accessories
Brands
View All Brands