The Horse Head used in the movie "The Godfather" was real.
A Blogger hired a woman to slap him every time he's on Facebook.
Tina Turner’s real name is Annie Mae Bullock.
The chances of us eating even one spider in our sleep throughout our lifetime is close to 0%.
Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
20%of women in the U.S. earn at least $5 000 more than their spouse.
Despite a population of over a billion China has only about 200 family names.
In Quebec there is an old law that states margarine must be a different color than butter.
There is a species of fungus called "Chorioactis" that only exists in Texas and rural Japan and is thought to have been in both places for 19 million years.
Violent homes have the same effecton children's brains as combat on soldiers.
Mississippi didn't ratify the 13th Amendment abolishing slavery until 2013.
The key to happiness is spending your money on experiences rather than possessions according to studies.
In 1913 Argentina was the world's 10th wealthiest nation per capita. Now it's the 54th.
A group of cockroaches is called an intrusion.
Germany Denmark Iceland and other countries have official rules about what a baby can be named.
A WW1 homing pigeon saved 194 men by delivering a message despite losing a leg an eye and having been shot through the chest.
Only female mosquitoes drink blood. Males are vegetarians.
An Olympic gold medal must contain 92.5 percent silver
For much of the way the Lewis and Clark expedition was led by a woman Sacagawea a Shoshone Indian. That’s where that saying came from… Behind every successful man there is a woman with a road map.
Newborn babies can only see in black and white for a few months.
Since the 12th century Judaism believes that if the truths derived from science or philosophy contradict religious beliefs the religious beliefs are incorrect.
Heavily hunted animals live in Chernobyl because it is safer where there are no humans.
Fur seals get miserably sick when they’re carried aboard ships.
It takes one fifteen-to-twenty-year-old tree to produce seven hundred paper grocery bags.
Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand.
Horses cannot throw up.
One American consumes as many resources as 32 Kenyans.
A U.S. journalist faces 105 years in jail for posting a link on the web.
Over 100 000 people have applied for a one-way trip to colonize Mars in 2022.
Cows moo in accents specific to their region just like humans.
Oranges are not even in the top ten list of common foods when it comes to vitamin C levels.
The last words of Henry Royce co-founder of Rolls-Royce were actually: "I wish I'd spent more time in the office."
A hedgehog’s heart beats 300 times a minute on average.
More than a third of single Italian men between the ages of 30 and 35 live with their parents.
Catnip is a natural cockroach repellent.
10% of Britons think Australia is further away than the Moon a survey found in 2013.
The largest giant squid ever found weighed 8,000 pounds.
A fake prehistoric rock art of a caveman with a shopping trolley was hung on the walls of the British Museum by art prankster Banksy in 2005. Days went by before anyone noticed it.
Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time.
Clouds fly higher during the day than the night.
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