1. The world's tallest church, Ulm Minster in Germany, is being eroded away because men keep peeing on it.
  2. Scientists have nicknamed a caterpillar the ‘Trumpapillar'. Its venomous barbed hairs cause irritation and pain.
  3. Americans are as likely to believe in Bigfoot as the Big Bang Theory.
  4. The study of deliberate propagation of ignorance is called agnotology.
  5. Donald Trump spent about half of what Clinton did on his way to the presidency during the 2016 election.
  6. Less than 5% of the artists in the Modern Art Sections of NYC's Metropolitan Museum are women, but 85% of the nudes are female.
  7. McNuggets come in four official shapes: bell, bone, boot and ball.
  8. Arizona doesn't observe Daylight Saving Time, but residents of its Navajo nation do. However, inside of it there's another reservation that does not.
  9. Canada's immigration website crashed on U.S. election night of 2016.
  10. In France, Germany, Austria, Spain and the Netherlands they serve beer in McDonald's.
  11. A ‘batman' was a unit of weight in the Ottoman Empire.
  12. The standard service of a Bugatti Veyron would cost you US$21,000.
  13. A trained person can walk across hot coals because coal is a poor conductor of heat. It takes time for heat to transfer from coal to skin.
  14. More people work for Walmart than live in Slovenia.
  15. After an Islamic cleric blamed women who dress provocatively for earthquakes in 2010, 100,000 women joined for a "Boobquake" to test the theory. Nothing happened.
  16. Google has a comprehensive timeline of everything you do with their products, called "My Activity", including websites you visited with Chrome, YouTube Videos, Music and apps you use on your Android.
  17. White tigers carry a gene that is only present in around 1 in every 10,000 tigers.
  18. American commuters collectively waste 5.5 billion hours per year in traffic, releasing into the atmosphere an unnecessary 56 billion pounds of CO2.
  19. Fidel Castro took personal responsibility for the persecution suffered by homosexuals in Cuba.
  20. A recent study estimates that mass-adoption of self-driving cars could reduce over 90% of traffic accidents.
  21. The Navy once delivered mail for the Post Office via missile.
  22. The Illacme tobini is a millipede that has 414 legs, no eyes, 200 poison glands, and four penises.
  23. One-third of Chinese women have never heard of tampons.
  24. A woman's vaginal muscles can take up to 6 months to get back to their normal shape and size after childbirth.
  25. George Washington was the only president who didn't represent a political party.
  26. TV remotes are the dirtiest items in hotels, a study found.
  27. In 2010, the Iranian government banned certain "decadent western hairstyles" including ponytails, mullets and elaborate spikes.
  28. Starbucks donates 100%
    of its leftover food
    in partnership with the
    nonprofit Feeding America.
  29. Buzz Aldrin received communion on the moon.
  30. There are two U.S. states where the temperature has never surpassed 100 °F: Alaska and Hawaii.
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