A football coach in Wyoming had to resign due to the controversy over this form he gave to his players…
In 1992 lead vocalist Donita Sparks removed her tampon on-stage and threw it into the crowd yelling “Eat my used tampon, *uckers!” This has been referred to as one of the “most unsanitary pieces of rock memorabilia in history”.
The oldest surviving pair of cloth socks were found in Egypt were actually designed to wear with sandals.
In 1462, Mehmed II, the conqueror of Constantinople, a man noted for his own psychological warfare tactics, returned to Constantinople after being sickened by the sight of 20,000 impaled corpses outside Vlad III’s (Dracula) capital.
In 1918 over 100 waiters were arrested for poisoning bad tippers in Chicago.
Alice in Wonderland was banned in China because the government believed the idea of talking animals was an insult to humans.
The most expensive photograph ever sold ($4.3 million) is of a river.
Aberdeen, Washington, put “Come as you are” on their Welcome sign in memory of Kurt Cobain.
Devyatayev was a soviet pilot who was captured by the Nazis in 1944 and managed to steal a German airplane from a heavily guarded Nazi military base. On his return to the USSR his plane was shot at, and was then labeled as a spy because his story was so unbelievable.
Listerine was once sold as a floor cleaner.