1 in 4 U.S. high school students falls asleep in class every week.
If standing side-by-side, the world’s 7 billion could fit in the area of L.A.
The Canadian government staged a large-scale Nazi invasion of Winnipeg in 1942 to promote war bonds: citizens were arrested at random, armed “German” troops searched cars and buses, businesses were raided for supplies and Union flags were torn down and replaced with the flag of the Nazi Party.
People kiss at weddings because kisses were used in ancient times to seal contracts.
Only 1% of corn that is grown is eaten as corn.
“Bonus Army” was a group of great war veterans who led a protest in Washington D.C. The police and army killed two and injured over 1,000.
Drinking ice water burns about 1 calorie per ounce.
In Japan, Western developed games are considered low-quality. “Yo-ge, kuso-ge, goes the saying: Western game, shit game.”
A snake can go a year without food if it digests its own heart and after a good meal the heart will grow back.
Among other things, Chinese companies have been caught making tofu out of sewage and marinating meat in goat urine.