“123456” is the most common email password. Playboy magazine has a concealed bunny on each cover.
In 1930, a prison inmate used a deck of cards to create an improvised explosive device. He used it to successfully commit suicide. A standard cup of brewed coffee contains more caffeine than a shot of espresso. Bats are not blind. The letter “J” is not used in the Periodic Table. The first accident with casualties occurred in London, in 1896. An English lady was run over by a car, traveling at 15 km/h (9 mph). The word “Xmas” was first used in English 1,000 years ago. Several Swedish companies shortened the working day from 8 to 6 hours without changing the salary of employees. Productivity remained unaffected. Iron maidens did not exist in medieval times. They were assembled as exposition artefacts only 200 years ago. Today, there are up to 50 million uninhabited apartments in China, sometimes forming “ghost” towns. In 1920s, Rockwell Sayre from Chicago tried to kill as many cats as possible. He also rewarded followers by paying 10 cents for each cat corpse. Montenegro declared war on Japan in 1904. A peace treaty was signed only in 2006. 75% of all animals on Madagascar are not found anywhere else on Earth. Hair care products cannot actually “repair” split ends and damaged hair. Former Montreal stripper convinced the Canadian Tax Court that $2 million tip from a client was a gift and thus exempt from taxes. Humans suffer from cancer much more often than whales and sharks do. Helicopters are the safest means of air transportation. Out of the 10 busiest ports worldwide, seven are located in China. Cuttlefish ink was used in early photography. Since 2014, there are more mobile phones than TV sets worldwide. French people have relatively low incidence of coronary heart disease, despite of eating lots of saturated fats. Affordable methods to manipulate any kind of DNA already exist. Greenland is in fact much smaller than its presentation on most maps.