FACT OF THE DAY
March 29 2022
Bananas are slightly radioactive.
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Poltergeist's scene where Robbie is being strangled, was real but Steven Spielberg thought that the boy was just acting. When they saw Robbin's face turning purple, they rushed to removed the clown's arms from Robbins's neck.
January 14 2023
Coffee beans aren't beans - they're fruit pits.
January 13 2023
Russia built a computer that ran on water: in 1936.
January 12 2023
30% pregnant women crave nonfood items, an eating disorder called pica.
January 11 2023
Microsoft made $16,005 in revenue in its first year of operation.
January 10 2023
A human head remains conscious for around 10 seconds after being decapitated.
January 9 2023
Amazon.com was earlier known as Cadabra.com
January 8 2023
The flu pandemic of 1918 killed over 20 million people.
January 7 2023
Bill Buckner had more hits than ted Williams.
January 6 2023
The Truman Syndrome is a psychological disorder in which patients believe they're living in a reality TV show.
January 5 2023
The Catholic Church once put a dead Pope on trial.
January 4 2023
The fish market scenes on the "Perfume" were shot in Barcelona's Gothic Quarter. Two and a half tons of fish and one ton of meat was used over the course of the shoot, and people as far away as six miles, reported a bad smell in the air.
January 3 2023
The average bed has between 100,000 and 10 million dust mites.
January 2 2023
The men's long jump world record has been broken once since 1968.
January 1 2023
The common bread ingredient L-cysteine is derived from human hair.
December 31 2022
Because they both lost so many players to WWII military service, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles combined to become the Steagles during the 1943 season.
December 30 2022
Matthew McConaughey has a phobia of revolving doors.
December 29 2022
YouTube would never exist if it weren't for Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl.
December 28 2022
Spain leads the world in cork production.
December 27 2022
Shark never run out of teeth. If any one of them is gone, another comes forward from the rows and become backup teeth.
December 26 2022