10 Facts About Our Fucked Up World

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Did you know the number 1 cause of death is being alive? Read on for more horrible facts that might ruin your day, or brighten it if you are a psychopath.


1
More American teenagers are killed in car accidents than by any other cause, accounting for more than one in three fatalities.

2
More fast-food employees were murdered on the job in 1998 than police officers. An average of four to five fast-food workers are killed every month.

3
Women with cosmetic breast implants are three times more likely than other women to take their own lives, and are also three times as likely to die from alcohol and drug use.

4
Purdue University researchers say most drivers have no problem exceeding the speed limit by up to 20 mph and see no risk in doing it.

5
The Bible is the most shoplifted book.

6
Butterflies love to drink blood because they are attracted by the smell of salt.

7
More than 40,000 parasites and 250 types of bacteria can be swapped in one kiss.

8
Most of what we know about hypothermia comes from the findings of human experiments by the Nazis.

9
About 2,500 left-handed people die every year from using equipment designed for right-handed people.

10
During WWII an American plane crashed on the Japanese island of Chi Chi Jima - out of the 9 men on board 8 were captured and eaten. The 1 survivor who was rescued was George H W Bush.