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.
There are more chickens than people in the world.