Today’s Trivia





After reviving Disney’s animation studios with The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and The Lion King, Jeffrey Katzenberg asked for a promotion… and was fired. He subsequently founded Dreamworks, along with Steven Spielberg and David Geffen. Within ten years, Dreamworks’ Shrek 2 had become the third highest grossing movie of all time. (source)


The Cult Awareness Network listed Scientology as the No. 1 most dangerous cult. The church of Scientology sued them into bankruptcy, bought the name and assets and set up the New Cult Awareness Network. (source)


The Bible has been translated in Hawaiian Pidgin, it’s called Da Jesus Book. (source)


The “immortal” cancer cells of Henrietta Lacks have been multiplying since her death in 1951 and have been used globally in the study of cancer, AIDS, and the vaccine for polio, among other things. (source)


There is such a thing as a spray-on condom. (source)

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