Facts You Probably don’t Need

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  • 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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