Fun Fact Friday! Tweet Posted August 15th, 2014 @ 6:29am Fun Fact Friday!!! Shanna's: Some fruit flies are genetically resistant to getting drunk — but only if they have an inactive version of a gene scientists have named “happyhour”. The first American film to show a toilet being flushed on screen was Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. In 2007, an American man named Corey Taylor tried to fake his own death in order to get out of his cell phone contract without paying a fee. It didn’t work. Amanda's: A blue whales tongue weighs as much as a grown adult elephant. -From grandma Sally!! This week, a 7-year-old dog named Duke was elected mayor of Cormorant, a small town in Minnesota. The 12 residents each paid one dollar to cast their vote, local outlets report.