A snake can go a year without food if it digests its own heart and after a good meal the heart will grow back.
Among other things, Chinese companies have been caught making tofu out of sewage and marinating meat in goat urine.
There are no longer any McDonald’s in Iceland.
Texas has the highest percentage of minimum wage jobs of any state.
In 2010 a professor went on a diet consisting mainly of Twinkies to prove weight loss was from calorie deficit, not nutrition.
A bank robber escaped the scene of a crime by arranging (via Craigslist) for a dozen identically dressed and unwitting civilians to be standing at the exact place and time of the arrival of the armored car he intended to hijack.
Alligators can go without food for up to 3 years.
The Japanese developed an underwater aircraft carrier in WWII.
The President of Turkmenistan commissioned a golden statue of himself which rotated every 24 hours to face the Sun.
Bubble wrap was originally designed to be a wallpaper.