Ireland is the only place where windmills turn clockwise.
In the middle Ages, the highest court in France ordered the execution of a cow for injuring a human.
In the country of Turkey, in the 16th and 17th centuries, anyone caught drinking coffee was put to death.
In 1990 there were about 15,000 vacuum cleaner related accidents in the US.
In 1976 a Los Angeles secretary named Jannene Swift officially married a 50 pound rock. The ceremony was witnessed by more than 20 people.
In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 cam be jailed for cheating on their finals.
In ancient Egypt, killing a cat was a crime punishable by death.
The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
All of the clocks in the movie “Pulp Fiction” are stuck on 4:20.
On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.