The US economy has doubled in size since 1983, but the bottom 90% of earners have seen no growth in their income.
Political prisoners in North Korea are sent to concentration camps very similar to the ones used by Nazi Germany, complete with forced labor, unethical medical experimentation, and severe malnutrition.
A town is Minnesota selects their mayor by drawing a name out of a hat. Currently a four year old is mayor.
In 2012 the voters of Cook County in Illinois once again voted to keep a clinically insane judge on the bench. Judge Cynthia Brimm has had multiple hospitalizations following courtroom psychotic breakdowns and refuses to take her prescribed anti-psychotic medication.
Russia passed a bill in 2008 that banned Emo.
The largest Embassy in the world is the U.S. Embassy in Iraq. It cost $750 million to build, employs 16,000 people and costs $6 billion a year to run.
There are 3,778 Americans claiming asylum in other countries because they feel persecuted by the USA.
Blue jeans are illegal in North Korea because they are a symbol of American imperialism.
Arnold Schwarzenegger turned down his estimated $207,500 yearly salary stating it was “petty cash”. Instead, he “gave it back to the community” and didn’t collect a salary the entire time he served.