Maneesh Sethi, a computer programmer, hired a woman (at $8 an hour) to slap him in the face every time he tried checking Facebook during working hours.
In the 2011 census for the Czech Republic, over 15 thousand people listed their religion as Jedi.
It’s harder to get a job at Walmart than to get into Harvard.
There is a museum of bad art.
The patient in the game Operation is Cavity Sam
Domino’s Japan once tried to train reindeer to deliver pizza.
Tic Tac mints are named after the sound their container makes.
The man with the world’s deepest voice can make sounds humans can’t hear.
Scots have 421 words for “snow”.
One superstition while on a boat: Whistling is considered bad luck as it can bring about strong winds. In fact, the only person allowed to whistle on a ship is the cook as it means he is not eating the food.