1. Facebook has a feature that lets you designate who will manage your account after you die.
  2. For Valentine's Day, a poll found men spend an average of US$154 on fiances while they spend US$136 on wives.
  3. Flamingos are monogamous and lay only a single egg per year.
  4. The Chinese smoking population is higher than the entire population of the U.S.
  5. In 1995, a 6-year-old Tibetan boy was named the eleventh Panchen Lama. He was detained by China and never seen again.
  6. 34% of single people find it most romantic when their date plans a surprise activity for the first date, a survey found.
  7. Metallica is the first and only band to play on all seven continents.
  8. Most fashion models are thinner than 98% of American women.
  9. There are more ways to shuffle a deck of cards than there are atoms on Earth.
  10. The dates 4/4, 6/6, 8/8, 10/10, and 12/12 all fall on the same day of the week.
  11. For every US$1000 of music sold, the average musician makes just US$23.40.
  12. In 2012, a couple invited Queen Elizabeth II to their wedding as a joke, and she turned up.
  13. Samsung Smart TV sends a recording of everything you speak in front of it to a third party, according to its privacy policy.
  14. The German WW1 officer that recommended Hitler for an Iron Cross was Jewish. He was later arrested, then released by the SS once they discovered his identity.
  15. Police Departments in Canada give out "positive tickets" when they see people doing something positive.
  16. Google is offering US$20 million to any private team that can land on the moon by New Year's Eve of 2016.
  17. Before Bill Nye became "The Science Guy," he was a stand-up comedian.
  18. TV Show "Seinfeld" made US$2.7 billion on reruns through June 2010 since it went off the air in 1998.
  19. "Dimension 6" was the original name intended for Nike.
  20. The Pentagon Spent US$504,816 on Viagra in 2014.
  21. Most of the world's fastest runners come from a single tribe in Kenya, Africa, called the "Kalenjins."
  22. There are at least seven Christian churches in Antarctica.
  23. New Zealand is part of the "Zealandia" continent, of which, 93% is submerged.
  24. Soccer player Didier Drogba is credited with brokering a cease-fire in his home country of Ivory Coast that brought a five-year civil war to an end.
  25. There are more people speaking French in Africa than in France.
  26. The most common color for highlighters is yellow because it doesn't leave a shadow on the page when photocopied.
  27. When the first prototype of Apple's iPod was shown to Steve Jobs, he dropped it in an aquarium and used the air bubbles to prove there was empty space and it could be made smaller.
  28. Paul McCartney is the only musician to have number one singles as a solo artist, as part of a duo, a trio, a quartet, a quintet, and a sextet.
  29. There's no physical description of Jesus in the Bible.
  30. In 2014, a burglar in Minnesota was caught after he logged into his Facebook account on the home's PC and forgot to log out.
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