1. 20%
    of women in the U.S. earn at least $5,000 more than their spouse.
  2. Wi-Fi Blocking Is Prohibited in the U.S.
  3. Most people dream five times a night.
  4. A group of giraffes is called a tower.
  5. A group of flies is called a business.
  6. Wasps can remember people's faces.
  7. There's a luxury bomb shelter buried three feet under Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NYC.
  8. A Canadian band sent a bill to the U.S. Government requesting US$666,000 in royalties for playing their music as torture for Guantanamo Bay's prisoners.
  9. The courts in New Zealand allowed a child to be named "Number 16 Bus Shelter."
  10. There's a volcano in Indonesia that spews blue flames.
  11. In Kentucky, it's illegal to paint your lawn red.
  12. Homer Simpson once had a theory that the universe was shaped like a donut. The theory has some validity, according to cosmologists.
  13. Australian koalas are in danger of extinction because over half of them have chlamydia.
  14. In Ohio, it's illegal to disrobe in front of a man's portrait.
  15. There's an Android App from South Africa to help calculate how many cows you have to give as dowry for a wife.
  16. Scientists have figured out how to "unboil" an egg.
  17. Brazil's government spent US$53 million in public funds for Pope Francis' visit of 2013.
  18. Pre-Incan people are still living on man-made floating islands of grass on Lake Titicaca, as they have for hundreds of years.
  19. It's illegal in many countries to perform surgery on an octopus without anesthesia due to their intelligence.
  20. Living next to a nuclear plant gives you 100 times less radiation than eating a bag of potato chips every day.
  21. In the 18th century, the U.S. Congress voted between the bald eagle and the turkey to represent the national symbol of pride. The turkey lost by a single vote.
  22. The U.S. government spent US$1.1 million on puppets from 2009 to 2013.
  23. In Nevada, it is illegal to kiss with a mustache.
  24. In Atlanta it's illegal to have an ice-cream cone in your back pocket.
  25. A group of pandas is called an "embarrassment."
  26. Earth days are getting longer by 1.7 milliseconds every century.
  27. "LOL" used to mean "lots of love" before the Internet.
  28. Interracial marriage was banned in the U.S. for much of its history: from 1776 to 1967.
  29. The NAZI banned and burned copies of the book "Bambi" because it was made by a Jewish author.
  30. In 5,000 years of human history, only one disease has been eradicated: smallpox.
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