Keanu Reeves deferred his salary for The Devil’s Advocate to ensure the budget could afford Al Pacino for his role in the movie. He did it again for The Replacements to get Gene Hackman.
Men are more likely to be victims of dating violence than women. And women are more likely than men to “stalk, attack, and abuse” their partners.
There is a waterfall in Minnesota called the Devil’s Kettle that empties half its contents into a sinkhole. The outlet has yet to be found.
A married couple in the UK realized they were twins separated at birth.
Dr. Seuss, despite being an internationally renowned children’s author, never had children of his own, and even admitted that, “in mass, they terrify me.”
There is an entire city in Nevada into which the general public isn’t allowed to go.
The octopus is so intelligent, the UK considers them honorary vertebrates for the purposes of animal cruelty laws.
Donated Bibles were sent to Romania and subsequently pulped into TP because there was a toilet paper shortage.
Russia is suspected to have at least 15 secret cities. These “closed cities” are officially classified by the government, with their names and location unknown, they appear on no maps, no road signs will direct you to them, and visits from foreigners are strictly prohibited.
John F. Kennedy, when stranded on the Solomon Islands, wrote a rescue message on a coconut, and was rescued. He got the coconut back, and it was on his desk in the Oval Office.
After fighting, giraffes have gay sex.
Because they had banned nuclear power, New Zealand refused to let US warships dock in their waters. This led to a ban on NZ ships at U.S. defense and coast guard bases around the world, and being considered “a friend, but not an ally” for 26 years.
Isaac Newton stuck a needle in his eye, placing pressure on the eyeball, to study the human eye as a lens and how it perceives color.
British soldiers executed Indian rebels by tying them to the mouth of a canon, then firing…