There were actually 32 British colonies in America in 1775, not 13. The ones we think of as “the original 13 colonies” were the ones that revolted.
Giraffe meat is certified kosher (and really hard to find in supermarkets).
Of the 1,385 Russian satellites currently in orbit, only 96 are operational.
Pregnant women who eat cereal weekly are 87% more likely to have a boy.
About once a year, a house in the United States is hit by sewage falling from a plane.
Russian astronauts are allowed to carry guns.
George Washington spent about 7% of his annual salary on liquor.
Eeeew! 45% of people admit that they pee in the shower.
There are more American $100 bills in Russia than there are in the United States.
Good news? Russian scientists have developed a new drug that prolongs drunkenness.