The 9th largest political party in Sweden is the Pirate Party.
Extremely remote areas of Britain are dotted with ‘bothies’ – simple, empty shelters that are unlocked and free to stay in. They have a fireplace and nothing else.
Dueling with wax bullets was popular in the early 20th century.
A 2000 year old seed was found in an archaeological site in Japan. Scientist planted it and it grew, flowering on its 10th year.
The 1976 Tehran UFO Incident was a radar and visual sighting of UFO over Tehran, the capital of Iran, in September 1976. Two F-4 Phantom II jet interceptors independently lost instrumentation and communications as they approached, only to have them restored upon withdrawal; one of the aircraft suffered temporary weapons systems failure, while preparing to open fire.
There is a language spoken in only one town in the entire world.
Roughly 59 billion animals are killed worldwide in order to feed Americans on a yearly basis.
Luis Garavito, who murdered 140 street children, for a total sentence of 1853 years, could not serve more than 30 due to Colombian law, and is only serving 22 years because he was a co-operating witness.
Stephen King bought the van that hit him so that he could beat the shit out of it when he felt better.