Jemima Packington, the world’s only known Asparamancer, tosses asparagus into the air and reads the future depending on how the stalks land.
Due to the false claims, the ketchup medicine empire collapsed in 1850.
Animals were invaluable to the Space Race.
In Japan, the most popular Christmas tradition is a Kentucky Fried Chicken dinner.
Hiring people for background crowds in movies is time consuming and costly. The Inflatable Crowd Company can produce on-demand crowds with none of the hassle or cost of corralling thousands of people.
Pilgrims were rationed a gallon of beer a day on the Mayflower.
Even scientists are not 100% sure what causes Abyssal Gigantism – when deep sea creatures grow so much larger than their shallow-water cousins.
Turn your television to an “in between” channel, and part of the static you’ll see is the afterglow of the big bang.
Brigadier Sir Nils Olav the penguin is more decorated than most of the population will ever be in their lifetime.
The term “royal treatment” comes from a long history of Kings and Queens making outlandish demands – and those demands being met.