- British accents noticeable change within the UK every 25 miles
- after Disney released “Princess and the Frog”, over 50 children were hospitalized with salmonella from kissing frogs.
- before the Holocaust, Adolph Hitler initiated the T4 Euthanasia Program to kill the incurably ill, physically or mentally disabled, emotionally distraught, and elderly people.
- Earth is the only known celestial body to have tectonic plates
- The practice of focusing on disasters elsewhere when one occurs in the Soviet Union was so common that after watching reports on Soviet television about a catastrophe abroad, Russians would call Western friends to find out whether something had happened in the Soviet Union.