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Fun Facts

  • Britney Spears tops the charts again, but this time it's for being rated the sexiest eyeglass-wearing celebrity among men (44 percent). For women, all eyes were on Richard Gere, who topped their list at 35 percent.

    Star-Struck Spectacles
  • Most people, whether they wear glasses or not, share the same positive attitudes toward people wearing glasses. Most commonly, people who wear glasses are perceived to be smart (40%) and sophisticated (39%).

    The Eyes Have It
  • For men and women, the profession most associated with wearing spectacles is librarians (74%), followed by teachers (71%), lawyers (56%), artists (27%) and actors/movie stars (20%).

    What You See is What You Get
  • The external muscles that move the eyes are the strongest muscles in the human body for the job that they have to do. They are 100 times more powerful than they need to be.

    Eye Facts
  • Your eyelashes have an average life span of 5 months.

    Eye Facts
  • The eye of a human can distinguish 500 shades of the gray.

    Eye Facts
  • Your eyes are always the same size from birth, but your nose and ears never stop growing.

    Your Eyes As You Grow
  • The phrase, "It's all fun and games until someone loses an eye" is from Ancient Rome. The only rule during wrestling matches was, "No eye gouging." Everything else was allowed, but the only way to be disqualified was to poke someone's eye out.

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