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It wasn't until the 1930s that production techniques improved to the point where toilet paper could be advertised as "splinter free".

Senator Strom Thurmond got married at the ages of 44 and 66. Both times were to a 22 year old winner of the Miss South Carolina beauty pageant.

Allegations of Walt Disney being anti-semetic are unfounded, as he regularly donated to Jewish charities, employed a large amount of Jewish employees, and none of his employees‍ ever accused him of making anti-semetic slurs

.. there is a banana plantation in Iceland, just 177 miles from the Arctic Circle

A music producer successfully pranked Susanna Hoffs from The Bangles to record the song Eternal Flame naked after convincing her that Olivia Newton-John recorded all her songs naked.

68 Chinese students paid 8,000 RMB per year ($1159) to be full time students at a university and after 4 years learned they weren't enrolled, their teachers didn't work for the school, and they got scammed. This happened on the school's campus.

When the NFL football team Seattle Seahawks invited a retired 4 star general to their facility, Seattles head coach Pete Carroll blitzed him with questions about whether the 9/11 attacks “had been planned or faked” by the government.

An oil change for a Bugatti Veyron costs $21,000 and takes approximately 27 hours.

A street in Hamburg, Germany is named after a famous prostitute/dominatrix, who championed the rights of sex workers and helped women struggling with drug addiction

The Sword of Goujian, a completely untarnished 2000-year-old sword that was found in an ancient Chinese tomb. It also has an unusual sharpness for its age. This is due to its unique copper composition and the air tight scabbard it was found in, keeping it sealed from the elements.

Most almonds are really poisonous and "eating even a few dozen in one sitting can be fatal" and that how we bred safe ones remains a mystery.

Detective Pryzbylewski was the only officer in the Series "The Wire" to discharge a firearm in the shows entirety

No matter how messed up Slash from Guns N' Roses was on alcohol and drugs in his 80s hard partying days, he was always polite and had good manners

A Caesar salad at McDonald's contains more calories and fat, as well as less protein, than a double Big Mac. Nutrition fact.

Norway stopped investing money into Walmart after determining that the company is guilty of "serious violations of fundamental ethical norms."