Beaver College in Pennsylvania changed it’s name to Arcadia University, in part because anti-porn filters blocked access to its website.
During the reunion of the Battle of Gettysburg in 1913, two men purchased a hatchet from the local hardware store and buried it in the ground where the battle was fought.
Elvis Presley’s manager sold “I hate Elvis” buttons to help make money off people who weren’t buying his merchandise.
A reindeer’s eyes change colors through the seasons. They are gold during the summer and blue in the winter.
Play-Doh was originally sold as wallpaper cleaner.
While many aquariums feature different species of sharks, Great White sharks do not survive in captivity.
Bacon was used to make explosives in WWII.
The New York Public library refused to stock the children’s book Goodnight Moon because the librarian, Anne Carroll Moore didn’t like it.
Most of the heads on Easter Island have bodies.
Your average cumulus cloud weighs over 1 million pounds.