Facts You Probably don’t Need

  • Nicolas Cage was once arrested for public intoxication and bailed out by a fan who happened to be a bail bondsman. It was Dog The Bounty Hunter.


  • The last major Hollywood movie to be released on VHS was a History Of Violence in 2006.


  • Karl Marx, the creator of Communism, wrote a letter to Abraham Lincoln congratulating him on his reelection.


  • In 1903, The New York Times ran an editorial saying that humans will not be able to fly for a million years. Just two months later the Wright brothers took flight.


  • "Rhinorrhea" is the technical term for a runny nose.


  • The last American (Ronnie Lee Gardner) to be executed by firing squad was in 2010, the same year that Toy Story 3 came out.


  • Pablo Picasso was actually alive more recently than Jimi Hendrix.


  • In one summer season Connolly's sells about 60,000 frozens.


            Facts from Sean McVeigh, factologist.

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