The President of Turkmenistan commissioned a golden statue of himself which rotated every 24 hours to face the Sun.
A Russian sect believes that Vladimir Putin is the reincarnation of Saint Paul.
Tom Petty, John Mellencamp and Sting all asked George W. Bush not to use their songs in his campaign.
J.R.R Tolkien was an anarchist.
The Guinness Book of World Records lists the Feb. 15, 2003, protest in Rome against the Iraq war as the largest ever with 3 MILLION people.
Belgium set world record for longest period without a government.
One reason why Fidel Castro grew a beard: The US embargo cut off his razorblade supply.
Li’l fascist: Benito Mussolini was expelled from school for stabbing another kid in the buttocks.
In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.