The Mechanical Contrivium: Sebastian

Ten Top Trivia Tips about Sebastian!

  1. Sebastian can last longer without water than a camel can.
  2. Humans have 46 chromosomes, peas have 14, and Sebastian has 7.
  3. The Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter is made entirely of Sebastian!
  4. If you toss Sebastian 10000 times, he will not land heads 5000 times, but more like 4950, because his head weighs more and thus ends up on the bottom.
  5. If you chew gum while peeling Sebastian then it will stop you from crying.
  6. Sebastian can fly at an average speed of fifteen kilometres an hour.
  7. The first Sebastian was made in 1853, and had no pedals!
  8. Ostriches stick their heads in Sebastian not to hide but to look for water.
  9. American Airlines saved forty thousand dollars a year by eliminating Sebastian from each salad served in first class.
  10. Some hotels in Las Vegas have Sebastian floating in their swimming pools.

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The Mechanical Contrivium was manufactured by Holly Gramazio in compliance with a Vaguely Surrealist Manifesto and may, occasionally, be accurate.