1. Casanova was a librarian.
  2. Ancient Babylonians did math in base 60 instead of base 10. That's why we have 60 seconds in a minute and 360 degrees in a circle.
  3. The birthday paradox says that in a group of just 23 people, there's a 50% chance that at least two will have the same birthday.
  4. UK's Internet Porn Filter Architect was Arrested On Child Porn Offences in 2014.
  5. The word 'censorship' is censored in China.
  6. A 20-month-old baby became the youngest professional soccer player ever, after being signed up by a Belgian club.
  7. The last words of Henry Royce, co-founder of Rolls-Royce, were actually: "I wish I'd spent more time in the office."
  8. Bob Marley was the father of 3 children born to 3 different women in one month.
  9. The world's worst serial killer, Luis Garavito, with 138 confirmed victims, is serving just 22 years in prison and will be out in 2021.
  10. In 2014, a prisoner escaped a detention center in Arizona to spend Valentine's Day with his girlfriend.
  11. The band Abba wore ridiculous outfits to avoid Sweden's taxes, which allowed deductions for clothing if it wasn't meant to be used every day.
  12. Car wrecks are the number one cause of death for Americans under 35.
  13. The Pentagon spends US$300,000 per year to study the body language of Putin and other world leaders.
  14. The majority of Internet traffic is not generated by humans, but bots like Google and Malware.
  15. In the US today, prescription painkillers kill more Americans than heroin and cocaine combined.
  16. The U.S. Tax Code is 5,000 pages long while The Bible and "War and Peace" only have about 4,500 pages.
  17. 60% of YouTube's 1,000 most popular videos are blocked in Germany.
  18. A single human male produces enough sperm in two weeks to impregnate every fertile woman on the planet.
  19. The most times
    a person has been stung
    by bees without dying
    is 2,443.
  20. In the U.S., preventing one teen pregnancy saves taxpayers almost US$10,000 each year.
  21. Buzz Aldrin's mother's maiden name was Moon.
  22. Nelson Mandela was not removed from the U.S. terror watchlist until 2008.
  23. Two-thirds of the world's population has never seen snow.
  24. In an average lifetime
    human skin
    completely replaces itself
    900 times.
  25. If everyone in the world washed their hands properly, a million lives could be saved a year.
  26. There's a river
    in Australia
    called the
    "Never Never River."
  27. Beijing's smog
    reduces life
    expectancy by
    15 years.
  28. In 2009, a comparative study on Porn was cut short because researchers couldn't find men in their 20s who had never seen porn.
  29. In 2013, a fake tweet temporarily wiped out US$130 billion off the stock market.
  30. There's a warship that served six different nations.
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