More than 40 percent of Russian girls have already lost their virginity by the age of 15 — a year younger than the legal age of consent.
At one time, Sweden’s 9th most voted for political party was The Donald Duck Party. They promised free beer and wider sidewalks.
According to psychiatric studies James Bond is the epitome of a successful psychopath.
In this insane Belarusian dash cam video, a man made the most incredible recovery from a motorcycle accident I have ever seen.
There’s a fish called the Goliath Grouper and it can eat a shark in one bite.
General Motors purposely kept the 1979 Chevy Malibu gas tank dangerously close to the rear of the vehicle. Instead of paying an extra $8.59 per vehicle to move the gas tank to a safer location, GM estimated that they would only have to pay $2.40 per vehicle to pay off personal-injury lawsuits.
25 years ago, two million people joined their hands to form a human chain spanning over 600 kilometers (370 mi) across the three Baltic states in memory of the victims of the Soviet terror.
Due to a compressed air leak, a worker in a subway tunnel under New York City’s East River was blown out of the tunnel, through the mud at the bottom of the river, up through the water, and 25 feet or so into the air. He received no serious injury.
The FBI assigned a team to Sacha Baron Cohen during the filming of Borat due to numerous reports of a “Middle eastern man traveling the Midwest in an ice cream truck.”
While fleeing the Japanese in WWII Burma, a group of refugees spent two days carving a 270-foot staircase into a mountain so that they and 52 elephants could escape.
Irrawaddy dolphins have developed a mutual relationship with local fisherman by chasing fish into their nets in exchange for some leftover fish. This relationship has become so embedded that when a fisherman’s “own” dolphin helped a rival, he followed up with lawsuits.
The Voluntary Human Extinction Movement is a group that “supports human extinction primarily because… it would prevent environmental degradation.”
If there was no space between electrons and the nucleus of an atom, the entire human race could fit into the volume of a sugar cube.
In 2011, Mythbusters accidentally fired a canonball through a civilian’s house and hit a parked car.
Just after filming Biloxi Blues, Matthew Broderick was vacationing in Northern Ireland with Jennifer Grey, his Ferris Buller co-star. He drove on the wrong side of the road, collided with and killed a mother and daughter, and was fined $175.