Pope Stephen VI had the corpse of his predecessor (Pope Formosus) dug up and made to stand trial.
The Doors turned down playing at Woodstock because they thought it was going to be a “second class repeat of Monterey Pop festival”.
When the big three leaders of the Allied nations met during WWII, FDR managed to achieve a warm relationship with the rather icy Stalin by making fun of their British counterpart Winston Churchill.
Caffeine acts as a natural pesticide in the plants that it is found in. The powerful drug paralyzes and kills certain pests.
“Charles The Monarch” fever sweeps the nation! There’s a labradooble canine mix with the above quoted name cut to look like a male African lion with the full mane and all. In fact, when witnessed in public, many people called the police to report a baby or juvenile lion cub on the loose. If these callers were a little more educated in zoology they would have realized that young lions are incapable of growing the full mane, thus it was impossible for them to see such a lion with such an appearance.
Trophy Shelf Needed! Nobel prize winner Al Gore and Oscar winner Tommy Lee Jones were dorm mates in college.
There have been numerous mysterious underwater noises picked up by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA);“The Bloop” is one of them. The Director of the NOAA at the time of the recording of “The Bloop” speculated that the noise was indeed from an animal, although the noise was much louder than the loudest animal noise, that of the largest animal known to exist-the 100 ft. blue whale. That would mean some unknown creature likely larger than what we think is the largest animal is out there lurking in the unchartered abyss.
Jim Morrison (of The Doors) father was a key player in the incident that sparked the Vietnam War.