Today’s Trivia

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Land of the Free?  Think again:  Harry Potter books are the most banned books in America.  (source)

 

Jackie Chan’s Son Will Get None Of His $130 Million Fortune, he said “If he is capable, he can make his own money. If he is not, then he will just be wasting my money.” (source)

 

In 1995 the mayor of Bogotá, Columbia hired 420 mimes to mock drivers and pedestrians who behaved improperly and traffic accidents went down sharply afterwards. (source)

 

A man tried to rob a bank after paying $500 to a wizard to make him invisible. Thinking no one could see him, he strolled into a bank in Tehran and started snatching money out of people’s hands. (source)

 

There is a medical procedure capable of fully restoring a blind person’s sight by implanting one of their own teeth in their eye so their immune system doesn’t fight it, and then reconstructing the tissue around it. (source)

 

 

 


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  • Lion_ess

    Jackie Chan’s Son Will Get None Of His $130 Million Fortune, he said “If he is capable, he can make his own money. If he is not, then he will just be wasting my money.” (source)

    Gina Riley’s kids should take note of this.

    EDIT: So should mine.

    • Jimmie

      More like Russell Norman will get everyones fortunes.

  • P1LL

    Lucky those mimes don’t live up here or the road toll would not look to flash ;)

  • WayneO

    There is also a medical procedure which connects the retinal nerve of the eye to the same nerve as which controls the anus. It fully restores the patients sight but a common side effect is a shit outlook on life.

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