1. A couple from Paraguay moved in together in 1933. After 80 years, 8 children and 50 grandchildren, the 103-year-old man married his 99-year-old bride.
  2. Disconnecting people from the Internet is a human rights violation according to the United Nations.
  3. President Theodore Roosevelt was shot in the chest during a campaign stop and he still finished his speech with a bullet lodged in him.
  4. Mike Tyson had been arrested 38 times by the time he turned 13.
  5. "I don't give a f*ck" first appeared on a 1790 poem.
  6. You can legally smash a car window to save pets from overheating in Florida.
  7. The Guinness Book of Records was originally published by Guinness Breweries as a reference for settling bar arguments.
  8. A Charlie Hebdo shooting survivor sued a TV station for giving away his location during the shooting.
  9. Most kamikaze died in vain. Only 1 in 9 kamikaze pilots hit their targets during WW2.
  10. A Crayola crayon can be used as a candle in an emergency.
  11. The human brain named itself.
  12. The Earth could eventually have a 1000-hour day in 50 billion years because the time it takes Earth to spin once on its axis keeps increasing.
  13. 90%
    of plastic bags in the U.S. are not recycled.
  14. A fulgurite is a type of mineral formation that only occurs in nature when lightning strikes sandy soil.
  15. James Capone, Al Capone's older brother was a federal prohibition agent.
  16. Leonardo Da Vinci signed his initials on the right pupil of the Mona Lisa.
  17. Thinking about money makes people more determined and focused, but less sensitive to the needs and feelings of others, a study found.
  18. Scientists estimate that 150 to 200 species of plant, insect, bird and mammal become extinct every day.
  19. King David I of Scotland gave tax rebates to subjects with good table manners.
  20. In 1990, two men posing as police officers pulled off the largest property robbery in U.S. history, stealing 13 pieces of art worth US$500 million in 81 minutes.
  21. Crocodiles' faces are 10 times more sensitive than human fingertips.
  22. Urea, the main ingredient in urine, is added to cigarettes to enhance their flavor.
  23. The world's largest producer of cigarettes is a company owned by the Chinese government.
  24. Louis XIV of France had a coat with 123 diamond buttons on it.
  25. Barack Obama was the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, 71 years after the atomic bomb.
  26. Heinz sells an average of 2 sachets of ketchup each year for every person on Earth.
  27. Joseph Stalin ordered the KGB to assassinate John Wayne because he considered his anti-communist rhetoric a threat to the Soviet Union.
  28. Pandas walk with their front paws turned inward.
  29. The Louvre was built in 1190 as a defense against Viking raids.
  30. Polar bears can swim 60 miles (96 km) without stopping.
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