1. Some prisoners in China were reportedly forced to play World of Warcraft and other games to gather virtual currency for Prison bosses.
  2. The Great Pyramid of Giza has 8 sides, not 4.
  3. Actor John Hurt holds the record for dying in more than 40 different movies including Alien, Spaceballs, Hellboy and V for Vendetta.
  4. Al Capone made US$60 million a year during the Prohibition era from selling alcohol. Today, this would equal to almost US$1 billion.
  5. Hackers broke into Mark Zuckerberg 's Twitter and Pinterest accounts in 2016. They say his password was "dadada."
  6. Boxer Floyd Mayweather made US$300 million in 2015. That's enough to buy 3,000 Porsche 911 cars.
  7. Billionaire Warren Buffet still lives in a modest Omaha home he bought for US$31,500 in 1958.
  8. The average person will excrete 135 U.S. gallons (511 L) of urine per year, enough to fill two bathtubs.
  9. Tetris is addictive because it presents a continuous stream of incomplete tasks. Fulfilling those tasks gives players a constant sense of achievement.
  10. When Elon Musk was 17, he lived off a dollar a day for a month to see if he had what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
  11. The Law of Urination says that all mammals, weighing more than 2.2 pounds (a kilogram), take almost the same time to pee: about 20 seconds.
  12. Usain Bolt can reach a speed of 27.44 miles per hour (44 km per hour). He's almost as fast as a cat.
  13. Peeing in the shower instead of the toilet just once a day can save up to 2,500 liters of water per year per person.
  14. The rock band ZZ Top has had the same members since 1969 without changes. That's 47 years up until 2016.
  15. The U.S. officially adopted the metric system in 1975 when President Gerald Ford signed the Metric Conversion Act.
  16. A statue of Jesus in India had water mysteriously dripping from its toes. Worshipers would collect and sometimes drink it. The source of the water was later found to be a clogged toilet near the statue.
  17. Flowers have only existed for 160 million years, appearing way after Dinosaurs.
  18. Australia is as big as the continental U.S.
  19. Countries within the European Union are experiencing their longest period of peace since the Roman Empire.
  20. The Catholic Church had a list of banned books until 1966, one of which was "Les Miserables."
  21. There's a service called "Cleaning for a Reason" in the U.S. and Canada that cleans the houses of women with cancer for free so they can focus on their health.
  22. Actor Daniel Radcliffe once wore the same outfit for 6 months to make paparazzi angry.
  23. Shia LaBeouf's name literally translates into "Thank God for Beef."
  24. "F*ck your ancestors to the 18th generation" is a Chinese insult, due to the high respect for one's ancestors.
  25. The average shower wastes
    20 gallons (75 L) of water.
  26. Despite his profanity-laced songs, Eminem doesn't allow swearing in his home.
  27. 1 divided by 998001 gives a complete sequence from 000 to 999 in order.
  28. You can preserve the tattoos of deceased loved ones as framed art.
  29. Millions of tonnes of the world's electronic waste ends up in Africa where it is dumped in landfills.
  30. A horse's hoof is technically a single toe, so horses run on their toes.
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