Many shelters don’t allow black cats to be adopted around Halloween, for fear the they may be tortured or sacrificed.
J.R.R Tolkien was an anarchist.
Eighty percent of Soviet males born in 1923 didn’t survive WWII.
The Earth’s helium supplies will run out by 2030.
In the 1880s, before the invention of most modern popular entertainments, people would pass the time by teaching horses to dive off high platforms.
Two telegraph operators carried a conversation out that was powered by Aurora Borealis.
Paintballs are made from only food grade ingredients and you could eat them if you really wanted to.
There is a cigarette brand called ‘Death’.
The Battle of Blair Mountain is “the only time in the history of this country that bombs were dropped from American skies, by Americans, on Americans.”
Brad Pitt once played a practical joke where he bribed the Mexican army to arrest a friend at gunpoint.