Aides from the Clinton administration removed all “W” keys from the keyboards in the White House before George W. Bush took over.
The estimated costs for the 2012 political campaigns (6 or 7 billion) is almost 3 times the cost of sending the Rover Curiosity to Mars (2.5 billion).
In 1927 the Soviet Union released a film about traveling to Mars where they saved an alien race from capitalism.
Elmo is the only non-human to testify before the U.S. Congress.
There have been many attempts to officially return Mt. McKinley to its Native American name Denali, but congresspeople from Ohio (President McKinley’s home state) have procedurally blocked them for over 35 years.
There is a long-standing proposal to make the northern part of Michigan an independent state called “Superior.”
Jehovah’s Witnesses don’t vote.
The 9th largest political party in Sweden is the Pirate Party.
The KGB had a propaganda campaign to convince the third-world that the CIA created the AIDS virus.
That despite being a fan of his movies, Joseph Stalin ordered the assassination of John Wayne.