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Because of her fear of wrinkles, a British woman quit smiling 40 years ago.
The world record in rubber boot throwing is 68.03 meters.
Prior to his career as an actor, Pierce Brosnan worked as a fire-eater.
The former French national coach nominated his players according to their zodiac sign.
The world record for nettle eating is 23 meters.
The world's most expensive commercial cost $70 million, it features Brad Pitt, Robert de Niro, Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese.
"Bambi Meets Godzilla" is a cartoon that lasts less than 2 minutes and is considered to be a classic of animation.
At the beginning of the 20th century, US-American kids were sent by mail.
The cat of the British Prime Minister bears the official title "Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office".
The world's first wild pig in the police was named Luise and belonged to the German police.
The Italian mafia had twice as much revenue as the Fiat group in 2004.
Dolphins have names and "talk" about other absent dolphins.
Squirrels adopt foreign baby squirrels when they are left by their mothers.
Mosquitoes are more likely to attack people that ate a banana recently.
Sofas were initially considered morally reprehensible.
Through blinking, the eyes are closed every day for about 15 minutes.
The name of the genus of Amorphophallus means translated so much like "misshapen penis".
At school, Angela Merkel's nickname was "Kasi".
Elephants are banned in the U.S. State of Vermont.
Ants go to the toilet.
Cows with names give more milk.
A Google search query needs approximately a kilo joules of energy or 0.0003 kWh.
From 1997 to 2001, there was "The Puppy channel", a television station that showed only videos from baby dogs in the United States.
Eggs explode when heated in a microwave.
The word caipirinha is the diminutive version of the word caipira, which refers to someone from the countryside.
Global warming weakens the penis bone of polar bears.
The real name of actress Olivia Wilde is actually Olivia Jane Cockburn.
The city of Nothing in Arizona has no inhabitants.
During maggot therapy fly larvae are put into open wounds in order to eat necrotic tissues.
The name of the first cloned cat was "Copy Cat".
The names "Nutella" and "Strawberry" are prohibited in France.
Every expedition to Mt. Everest has to pay a deposit of 1000 dollars, which is only refunded if the entire waste arrives back in the valley.