Mr. Rogers was an ordained minister.
Ferrets sleep around 20 hours a day.
Marital infidelity was punishable with jail in South Korea until 2015.
Karoke means empty orchestra in Japanese.
George Washington grew marijuana in his garden.
King Harald of Norway vowed to remain unmarried for life unless he could marry his true love the daughter of a cloth merchant. She became the Queen of Norway.
Half of all bank robberies take place on a Friday.
United Artists offered Stallone up to US$340 000 to sell them the rights to the screenplay of Rocky if he agreed to not star in the movie. He refused.
30% of businesses in the U.S. are owned by women.
Your ribs move about 5 million times a year every time you breathe!
It's estimated 1.5 million people are "missing missing" in the U.S.; people who have disappeared but haven't been reported as missing.
The first cloned dogs six Canadian Labradors started to work for South Korea's customs service as sniffers in 2009.
Possums have one of the shortest pregnancies at 16 days. The shortest human pregnancy to produce a healthy baby was 22 weeks 6 days — the baby was the length of a ballpoint pen.
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.
Farts have been clocked at a speed of 10 feet per second (7 mph).
Hawaii is the only coffee producing state.
Research has shown that domestic cats never forgive. They fail to show signs of reconciliation like other animals do.
There is a water reservoir floating in space that is equivalent to 140 trillion times all the water in the world's ocean.
The Soviet Union had transferred over 150 nuclear weapons to Cuba by the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
The U.S. government spent US$1.1 million on puppets from 2009 to 2013.
Astronauts are not allowed to eat beans before they go into space because passing wind in a space suit damages them.
Revenue from digital music downloads and subscriptions outpaced CD sales in the U.S. for the first time in 2014.
Most homes in Bolivia have a dried llama fetus thrown under its foundations for luck.
Norway owns an uninhabited frozen island located halfway between Africa and Antarctica.
Fidel Castro has said that he saved ten working days a year by not bothering to shave.
When Zuckerberg created Facebook in 2004 he bragged about people trusting his site with personal information. "Dumb f*cks" he called them.
When Apple began designating employee numbers Steve Jobs was offended that Wozniak received #1 while he got #2. He believed he should be second to no one so he took #0 instead.
The giant panda is actually a bear.
Voting is mandatory in Brazil.
In Canada Mexico India Russia and Israel bank notes have Braille-like markings on them for the blind.
In 2012 Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez rewarded his 3 000 000th Twitter follower a 19-year old girl with a new home.
A man rode his bike from Sweden to Mount Everest and then tried to summit. He turned around 300 feet from the top.
Sending a man to the Moon and finding Osama Bin Laden cost the US government about the same amount of time and money: 10 years and $100 billion.
California consumes more bottled water than any other product.
Worldwide sales of cocaine earn more than Microsoft McDonald's and Kellogg's combined.
Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.
In the Scottish Hebrides an island is defined as being an island only if it is big enough to sustain 1 sheep.
347 000 Tweets are sent every minute.
After WW2 a group of Jewish "Avengers" formulated a Holocaust revenge plan to kill 6 million Germans by poisoning the water supply of many German cities. However it was foiled by British police while the poison was in transit.
A strawberry isn't an actual berry but a banana is.
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