Elwood Edwards did the voice for the AOL sound files (i.e. “You’ve got Mail!”).
Elvis Presley once asked his limo driver "Do you own this limo or do you work for the company?" He responded "I work for the company." Elvis said "Well you own it now." The limo driver's tip was the limo.
The Simpsons crew sent flowers to South Park studios when they parodied Family Guy.
Goats were the first animals to be used for milk by humans.
Smartphone users check Facebook 14 times a day.
Cheetahs were trained by man for hunting as long as 3000 BC.
Goat’s milk is higher in calcium, vitamin A and niacin than cow’s milk.
You can't name your child "Ikea" or "Elvis" in Sweden.
The Amazon represents more than half of the Earth's rainforests.
To study the health effects of coffee King Gustav III of Sweden commuted the death sentences of a pair of twins on the condition that one drank 3 pots of coffee and the other tea for the rest of their lives.
Some chickens are half male half female.
Traveling to every single stop of the New York City subway (without leaving the transit system) would take at least 21 hours and 49 minutes.
Bin Laden’s death was announced on 1st May 2011. Hitler’s death was announced on 1st May 1945.
The room of a WW1 French soldier is still untouched since 1918.
An adult elephant requires up to 300 kg of food and 160 litres of water per day.
Snakes use their tongues to smell.
In an average life time human skin completely replaces itself 900 times.
Government vehicles in Cuba are legally required to pick up any hitchhikers.
On Mars sunsets are blue.
All pandas in the world are on loan from China.
Three "Marlboro men" died of lung cancer: Wayne McLaren David McLean and Dick Hammer.
Sweden's Volvo made the three-point seatbelt design patent open and available to other car manufacturers for free in the interest of safety. It saves one life every 6 minutes.
In 2013 the world's 7th richest person Brazilian Eike Batista lost his US$30 billion fortune and now owes US$1 billion.
In general, Asiatic jerboas have five toes on their back feet and African jerboas have three.
There's one kosher butcher in Cuba. Fidel Castro personally allowed him to stay and serve 1 500 people practicing Judaism.
Google owns many domains to cover mistypes such as: Gooogle Gogle Googel and even 466453.
Strawberries have more vitamin C than oranges.
Without your pinky finger you would lose about 50% of your hand strength.
The swan has over 25,000 feathers in its body.
Ikea names sofas coffee tables and bookshelves after places in Sweden; beds wardrobes and hall furniture after places in Norway; carpets after places in Denmark and dining tables and chairs after places in Finland.
Morgan Freeman didn't appear in a movie until age 34 and didn't get a big role until he was 52 with Driving Miss Daisy and Glory.
Canada's lowest recorded temperature was -81.4 degrees Fahrenheit (-63 C) in 1947.
The majority of Internet traffic is not generated by humans but bots like Google and Malware.
Martin Luther King Jr. was the youngest person to ever win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Alcohol Poisoning Kills 6 Americans Every Day.
Each year Americans throw out enough soda cans and bottles to reach the moon and back 20 times.
The average car has 30 000 parts.
In Italy there is a submerged bronze statue of Jesus Christ of 2.5 metres tall.
The head of the Statue of Liberty was displayed at the World's Fair of 1878 in Paris.
You share your birthday with at least 9 million other people in the world.
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