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Divorce is still illegal in the Vatican City and the Philippines. You’re not allowed to get a divorce!Related

The word “lethologica” describes the state of not being able to remember the word you wantRelated

Abraham Lincoln was a licensed bartender.Related

All of Albert Einstein’s clothes (shirts, ties, ect.) were the same. He felt his time was to valuabe and didn’t want to waste it choosing different combinationsRelated

“Zero Dark Thirty” and ‘Skyfall’ each win Oscars for best sound editing in rare tie in 2013.

The last Oscars tie was in 1969, when Barbra Streisand and Katharine Hepburn tied for Best Actress.Related

Michael Jackson had cast actual gang members in his music video for “Beat It” and reformed them in the process of the filming.Related

In the entire state of Ohio in 1895, there were only two cars on the road and the drivers of those two cars crashed into each other.Related

There are giant hornets in Japan whose venom can melt human flesh.Related

“I am” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.Related

The English actually invented champagne in the 16th century when they started importing wine from Champagne, France and adding carbonation.Related

A ‘Nihilist’ believes in nothing.Related

People who often chew gum are more likely to develop “Temporomandibular Joint Disorder” and have difficulty opening and/or closing their mouths.Related

50% of psychotherapists are threatened, harassed or physically attacked by their patients at some point in their career.Related

Not swinging one’s arms when you walk increases the effort of walking by 12%, the equivalent of walking 20% faster or carrying a 10 kg backpack.Related

Automatic ice makers make crescent-shaped ice since it’s the ice shape that’s least likely to stick when being deposited.Related

Memories are transferred in the brain from temporary to permanent storage while we sleep.Related

Isn’t it a bit unnerving that doctors call what they do “practice?”Related

In 1962 an outbreak of contagious laughter in Tanganyika lasted for six months and caused schools to be closedRelated

Women blink nearly twice as much as menRelated

Italy’s Vittorio Pozzo is the only head coach to lead the nation to two consecutive Fifa World Cup titles as the head coach in 1934 and 1938.Related

When a pregnant woman suffers organ damage (like a heart attack), the foetus will send stem cells to repair the damaged organ.Related

The liver, not the heart, is the sign of romance in northern Morocco. When a Moroccan girl falls in love she says, “Darling, you have stolen my liver.”Related

Applying a cotton ball soaked in white vinegar to a fresh bruise can help reduce the darkness around the wound.Related

Adolf Hitler took 28 different drugs for his chronic flatulence — Among these were cocaine and amphetamines.Related

A crocodile can’t move its tongue and cannot chew. Its digestive juices are so strong that it can digest a steel nailRelated

FIFA world Cup 2104 at Brazil would be the first ever with goal-line technology.Related

Pharmacophobia is the fear of medications.Related

The verb “cleave” is the only English word with two synonyms which are antonyms of each other: adhere and separateRelated

The electric chair was invented by a dentist.Related

If there is a statue of a man on a horse and the horse has both of its front feet in the air, then the man died in a battle.Related

George Washington had ‘taphephobia’ and was afraid of being buried alive.Related

In Switzerland, every house has to have a mandatory Nuclear Shelter, where a person can survive for 3 months.Related

A cosmic year is the amount of time it takes the Sun to revolve around the center of the Milky Way, about 225 million years.Related

Between 64% and 84% of Hong Kong’s citizens do not believe in a religion.Related

The Nobel Peace prize was first awarded in 1901 to Jean Henry Dunant, who was the founder of the Swiss Red Cross.Related

Until 1896, India was the only source for diamonds to the worldRelated

Ancient myth:

If your right ear itches, someone is speaking well of you. If your left ear itches, someone is speaking ill of you.Related

Perfume is frequently made from – among other things- a slippery, musky substance called Ambergris which is vomited up by certain species of whales from time to timeRelated

In 2001, Australia beat American Samoa 31-0 in a World Cup qualification match. It was a world record.Related

There’s absolutely no decent hand gesture to tell a woman riding scooty that her headlight is on.Related
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