Today’s Trivia


Soldiers of the French Foreign Legion can immediately apply for French citizenship if wounded during battle. (source)


There’s a programming language called Brainfuck. It was not even made to be practical for everyday usage. (source)


The first ever spam email was sent in 1978, 35 years ago, by a guy named Gary Thuerk. (source)


Whale milk is so fatty that it has the consistency of toothpaste. (source)


In Saudi Arabia, a clinic for impotence was flooded with elderly patients with multiple wives who complained they could only have sex twice a day. (source)




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  • Agent BallSack

    Little known fact about Brainfuck, it’s the command set for Vista and Windows 8…removes tongue from cheek.