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There are more collect calls on Father’s Day than on any other day of the year.
McDonalds calls frequent buyers of their food “heavy users.”
A Jewish sect, Neturei Karta, supports Palestine and calls for a peaceful dismantling of the State of Israel.
Turtles ‘talk’ to each other underwater with low-pitched calls.
There are more phone calls placed on Mother’s Day than any other day of the year.
Sperm whales are the loudest animals on Earth. Their calls reach up to 230 decibels.
Billionaire oil tycoon J. Paul Getty installed a pay phone at his mansion for guests to use so that he would not be billed for their calls.
Bart Simpson’s prank calls to Moe were actually based on real calls two guys did to bar owner and heavyweight boxer Louis “Red” Deutsch. The calls have been recorded.
Wolves are legendary because of their spine-tingling howl, which they use to communicate. A lone wolf howls to attract the attention of his pack, while communal howls may send territorial messages from one pack to another. Some howls are confrontational. Calls may be answered by rival packs. Much like barking domestic dogs, wolves may simply begin howling because a nearby wolf has already begun.