10 Random Facts You Would Never Expect

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Derping on the internet all day, you already knew there are lots of weird shit happening in the world around you. Well... prepare yourself for 10 more of them!


1
More than twice as many people are killed by vending machines as by sharks.

2
Steve Jobs was half Syrian. His annual salary as CEO of Apple was $1.

3
In Japan, Tintin is called Tantan because Tintin is pronounced "Chin-Chin" as means "penis."

4
An estimated 150,000 people die in the UK every year because only 7% of Britons know how to give first aid.

5
In 2010, Youtube was watched more than 700 billion times, but 99% of the views were only 30% of the videos.

6
Between 1960 and 1977, the secret number authorizing US presidents to launch nuclear missiles was 00000000.

7
The smallest known dinosaur was about four inches tall and weighed less than a chihuahua.

8
95% of all data in the world is still stored on paper. Most of it is never looked at again.

9
In 1917, John D Rockefeller could have paid off the whole US public debt on his own. Today, Bill Gate's entire fortune would barely cover two months' interest.

10
25 million Bibles were printed in 2011, compared to 208 million IKEA catalogs.