The cost of a taxi permit in NYC is around $1,000,000.
People cuddle for a living. For $50 you can cuddle with a professional ‘snuggler’.
The founder of Subway started it to try to pay for his tuition fees through Med School.
Nokia made a handheld game console in 2003, the N-Gage. In the first two weeks, Nokia claimed to have sold 400,000 units, but researchers later found they had only actually sold 5,800~ units in total.
There is a man in NYC who digs through the cracks in sidewalks in search of gold and diamonds, making as much as $819 in six days.
Nestle paid doctors and nurses in developing countries in the 1970’s to promote their baby formula over breast-feeding, leading to the deaths of thousands of infants.
In 2011, two Domino’s Pizza Store Managers were charged with arson after burning down a nearby Papa John’s in north Florida.
Paypal was voted one of the 10 worst business ideas of 1999.