Some Facts you Probably Never Knew (25 Photos)

The T-Rex lacked the ability to roar. If it wasn’t silent, it likely could only hiss like a Crocodile.

Facts 1

A 2001 study found up to 70% of female high school students in Tokyo had been groped while riding the train.

Facts 2

Sylvester Stallone hated the first 3.5 hour cut of “Rambo: First Blood Part I” so much, that it made him and his agent sick. He wanted to buy the movie and destroy it thinking it was a career killer. Ultimately, a heavily re-edited 93 minute cut was sent for theatrical release.

Facts 3

There is a Marvel Universe where Anthony Stark was a woman named Natasha Stark and the superhero Civil War was avoided entirely due to her marriage to Steve Rogers.

Facts 4

Abercrombie and Fitch used to sell high end shotguns and fishing gear.

Facts 5

Tetris is the best selling video game in history.

Facts 6

The Witcher video games and characters are based on books written by the Polish fantasy writer Andrzej Sapkowski. There was also a movie about the Witcher made in 2001, filmed long before the first Witcher video games.

Facts 7

In the mid 1970s, singer David Bowie weighed just 95 pounds due to a cocaine addiction and a diet of only milk and peppers.

Facts 8

Bruce Wayne is part owner of the Daily Planet where Clark Kent works. So, Batman pays Superman’s salary.

Facts 9

China’s only aircraft carrier was bought from Russia on pretext of use as a floating casino.

Facts 11

Spam (the meat, not the mail) is a common luxury present given out in South Korea for the holidays costing up to $75 per gift set.

Facts 12

Julius Caesar reformed the traditional Roman calendar, decided January 1 would be the start of the new year, and named the month of July after himself. The month of August was named after his successor, Augustus.

Facts 13

Male goats will pee on themselves as a way to smell good for female goats causing them to smell bad to most people.

Facts 14

The last name of the V.P. of sales for Nintendo of America is Bowser.

Facts 15

Duct tape (85%) is significantly more effective than cryotherapy (60%) for removal of the common wart.

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In 19th century India, lower caste women were forbidden from covering their breasts in public.

Facts 17

South Korea has a ‘Cinderella Law’ that forbids children under the age of 16 to play online video games from 12:00 A.M. to 6:00 A.M. to prevent them from excessive ‘Internet addiction’.

Facts 18

In April 2013 thieves stole 5-5.5 tons of Nutella worth $20,000 in Bad Hersfeld, Germany.

Facts 19

Tattooing was illegal in NYC from 1961 to 1997.

Facts 20

Master Chief is 6’10” without armour and 7’2″ with armour.

Facts 21

Dolphins talking to each other over the phone will recognize who they’re talking to.

Facts 22

Alfred Hitchcock made the first recorded “Thats what she said” joke in 1929.

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Female athletes suffering from hyperandrogenism (a condition characterized by excessive levels of androgens in the body) are not allowed to compete in Olympic Games on the ground that it can confer an unfair advantage.

Facts 24

When a woman asked Leonard Nimoy “Are you aware that you [as Spock] are the source of erotic dream material for thousands and thousands of ladies around the world?”, he replied “May all your dreams come true”.

Facts 25

via – ebaumsworld

1 Comment
  1. Abercrombie and Fitch the company that sold high end shotguns and fishing gear was a wonderful NYC retailer, the current low end teen fashion company just bought the name and has no real relation to the original Abercrombie and Fitch.

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