People are making music with broken plumbing.
70 years ago today, the Polish attacked the Nazis to liberate their capital. During the 9 week rebellion that followed, more than 200,000 died, mostly civilians. Now, every August first, the entire city of Warsaw stands still for a full minute to commemorate their fallen.
A 17 y/o high school student jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge “for fun” while on a school trip and survived.
From 1989-1992, Lance Thomas, a watch merchant, was robbed at gunpoint 4 times and has managed to kill 5 of the robbers he has faced.
A company that sells tv antennas sent Comcast a cake to congratulate them on being named worst company in America.
Jerry Lee Lewis courted so much controversy by marrying his 13 year old cousin at the age of 22 that he went from playing $10,000 concert halls to $250 dollar a night dive bars.
Here’s a brief interview with Jerry Lee Lewis and Myra shortly after their marriage.
There is a pet penguin named La La in Japan. Everyday he walks into town by himself with a backpack and collects fish from the local fish market.
Fran Capo currently holds the Guinness record as the fastest talking woman in the world — 603.32 words in 54.2 seconds. Here she demonstrates her talent as well as the frenetic personality that unsurprisingly accompanies her unique skills…
Some penguins get “depressed” and walk away from the sea alone, to their deaths. No one knows why.
Hulk Hogan choked out talk show host Richard Belzer on live television. Belzer collapsed when Hogan released the hold and smashed his head against the stage. He lost a good bit of blood and required several stitches to close the wound. Belzer later sued Hogan for $5 Million.