A man in Florida woke up with a severe headache. When he went to the hospital they found a bullet in his head. It turned out that his wife had shot him in the head while he was sleeping.
A study gave LSD to 26 scientists, engineers, and other disciplines, and they produced a conceptual model of a photon, a linear electron accelerator beam-steering device, a new design for the vibratory microtome, and a space probe experiment designed to measure solar properties, amongst others.
Michael Jackson cast 80 members of the Los Angeles’ Crips and Bloods for the music video “Beat It” in hopes to foster peace between them.
37% of Italians have never used the internet (as of 2012).
The Prime Minister of India’s salary is only $2,400 USD.
Despite popular belief, Americans actually pay more taxes for healthcare than Canadians, Australians, and Western Europeans.
Quran explicitly says to love Christians.
In 1933 a group of wealthy capitalists including George W. Bush’s grandfather came up with a plot to overthrow Franklin D. Roosevelt and install a Fascist Dictatorship.They asked retired Marine Corps Major General Smedley Butler to help with the coup but he instead testified to Congress about the plot. Nobody involved in the plot was persecuted.
In the late 1600s London was plagued by an attacker who would spank his victims with a rod and shout “Spanko!” before running away.
In the original Peter Pan book, he killed the Lost Boys when they got too old.
In 1922, a fur trapper named Ben Cochrane was attacked by a pack of wolves in Manitoba. He shot and killed 7 wolves before running out of ammunition. He then beat 4 more to death, before his rifle finally broke in half.
A girl obsessed with biting her nails was convince by a hypnotist to let them grow to get more enjoyment from biting them. After letting them grow, she no longer wanted to bite them, thus curing her obsession.