Sheriff Joe Arpaio once busted a cockfighting ring with armored vehicles, Steven Seagal, and a SWAT team, caused thousands of dollars in damage and euthanized all of the birds.
A 57yo Japanese man has been learning to SCUBA dive specifically so he can look for his wife’s remains after she was presumably swept away during the 2011 tsunami. He says her last email to him was “… I want to go home”, and he is determined to make that happen.
The Godzilla suit used in the 1954 classic was so thick and heavy that the actor couldn’t be inside it for more than three minutes to avoid suffocation, and he would often suffer bouts of dehydration and heat exhaustion, to the point where he passed out. The suit even had to include a valve to drain all the sweat from it.
The IRS has instructions for employees on how to collect taxes after a nuclear war.
People without light stimulation from the sun (i.e. in a cave) tend to have a 25 hour sleep-wake cycle.
In response to her husband’s infidelity, a woman from Prague decided to commit suicide by jumping from her third-story balcony. By chance she happened to land on her spouse below, cushioning her fall. She survived, but he died.
A man bought a house next to his ex-wife so he can install a giant middle finger statue for her to see everyday.
There are people whose hobby is documenting toilets and urinals across the U.S. So-called “toilet aficionados”, they spent years studying toilets and are responsible for tens of thousands of videos and pictures floating around online.
The first man to swim the length of Great Britain grew a beard to stop jellyfish stinging his face.