The probability of living 110 years or more is about 1 in 7 million.
You don't like the original version of a song because it's better. You like it because it's the one you heard first.
1.1 million people died during the four and a half years of Auschwitz's existence.
Ignoramus: The grand jury used to write ignoramus on the back of indictments not found or not to be sent to court. This was often constructed as an indication of the stupidity of the jury hence its present meaning.
Rats and horses can’t vomit.
Milhouse Van Houten's middle name is Mussolini
In 2010 some schools in southern California banned a dictionary for including a definition of oral sex.
Tomatoes came from America and weren't introduced in Italy until the 1540s.
The world’s termites outweigh the world’s humans 10 to 1.
Newborn babies can only see in black and white for a few months.
Later school start times improve sleep and daytime functioning in adolescents a study says.
Brazil's Capital Brasilia looks like an aeroplane from above.
Netflix uses disguised warehouses and unmarked trucks for security purposes.
Water constitutes only 0.07% of the earth by mass or 0.4% of the earth by volume.
The dinosaur noises in the "Jurassic Park" movie were made from recordings of tortoise sex.
During WW1 New Zealand raised an army of 100 000 men about 10% of its population.
Several people have been murdered for unfriending someone on Facebook.
The phrase “raining cats and dogs” originated in seventeenth-century England. During heavy rainstorms, many homeless animals would drown and float down the streets, giving the appearance that it had actually rained cats and dogs.
Nepal was the first country in Asia to introduce gay marriage. It has also outlawed the death penalty.
The mortality rate for abortions in the U.S. is 0.67 per 100 000 procedures. For colonoscopies is about 20 per 100 000 procedures.
A newborn Chinese water deer is so small it can almost be held in the palm of the hand.
Japan has more than 50 000 people who are over 100 years old.
It only takes 6 minutes for brain cells to react to alcohol.
Air pollution in China increases snowfall in California.
Michael Jackson had a meeting at the WTC on 9/11 but overslept.
Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a “Friday the 13th.”
Fireflies are also known as lightning bugs.
Dying is illegal in the Houses of Parliaments – This has been voted as the most ridiculous law by the British citizens.
At the nearest point Russia and America are less than 4 km apart.
Tortoises Orbited the Moon Before Astronauts Did: They Were Sent to Test a Russian Space Probe.
John Lennon sometimes liked to sleep in an old coffin.
Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
Swearing on the Bible is forbidden by the Bible.
The people of Israel consume more turkeys per capita than any other country.
In 2011 a small town in Spain on the brink of financial ruin bet on the world's biggest lottery and won.
Peanuts are not nuts. They are legumes.
There's a Christian church in San Francisco that worships John Coltrane as a Saint and uses his lyrics as prayers.
Hitler's plan for Moscow was to kill all its residents and cover it with an artificial lake.
A hedgehog’s heart beats 300 times a minute on average.
French Toast Isn't French. Joseph French advertised the modern toast but forgot to add the apostrophe.
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