• The Manchineel tree is one of the most dangerous trees for human beings. Its bark causes skin to blister and can blind a person if a part of it gets into the eyes.
    The Manchineel tree is one of the most dangerous trees for human beings. Its bark causes skin to blister and can blind a person if a part of it gets into the eyes.
  • In 2015, Robert D. Collins of ALLIANCE, Ohio was arrested after calling 911 to report wife stole his cocaine.
    In 2015, Robert D. Collins of ALLIANCE, Ohio was arrested after calling 911 to report wife stole his cocaine.
  • An estimated 1 million dogs in the U.S. are the primary beneficiary in their owners' wills.
    An estimated 1 million dogs in the U.S. are the primary beneficiary in their owners' wills.
  • Hitler mandated that every German couple be gifted a copy of his book upon wedding.
  • Continuum, a magazine that denied the existence of AIDS, went out of print in 2001 when both editors died of AIDS.
  • In 1672, an angry mob of Dutchmen killed and ate their prime minister.
  • Missing AirAsia plane is the same Airbus model that was involved in "Miracle on the Hudson"!
  • The chef at a hotel in Switzerland lost a finger in a meat cutting machine and after a little shopping around, submitted a claim to his insurance company.
    The company expecting negligence sent out one of its men to have a look for himself. He tried the machine and he also lost a finger.
    The chef's claim was approved.
  • There are vending machines in Japan made to give out the telephone numbers of random girls.
  • In June 2011, a 17-year-old teenage male in the Anhui province in eastern China sold a kidney in order to purchase Apple's iPad 2 and a laptop.
    The organ was removed without his parents' knowledge or consent, and sold for a mere RMB 22,000 (roughly $ 3,350 USD) to a company seeking organs in an online advertisement.
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