Category Archives: Bizarre Facts

“Prison Break” Star Has To Endure 5-Hour Tattoo Application Before Every Episode

Michael Scofield Tattoos

Michael Scofield’s tattoos, the protagonist of the series “Prison Break,” have to be re-attached to his body in every episode. The process is completed in parts with water-resistant adhesive after thoroughly cleaning areas of his skin with alcohol. Finally, the

Cleopatra Bathed In Milk; Have You Considered Bathing In Tea? Ti Tree Lake In Australia Is Where To Go If You Have

Ti Tree Lake AU

Ever wondered how it would feel to swim in tea? Well, apparently, you can find out for real. And it won’t require you to go to your local convenience store, buy a whole lot of tea bags and then make

These Ocean-Dwelling People Suffer From “Dry Land Sickness”

sama bajau child

You’ve heard of sea sickness or motion sickness, right? That nasty feeling some people get whenever they go on a boat that makes them want to throw their guts out? Well, believe it or not, there’s something even weirder. That’s

Did You Know There Is An Actual Religion Called “Pastafarianism” And It Is Practiced By The Church Of The Flying Spaghetti Monster?

Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster

The guy in the picture with the pasta bowl on his head is Christopher Schaefer, a member of the city council of Pomfret in the state of New York, USA (the picture was taken on January 2, 2014 at his

If You Ever Feel Like Complaining About Difficult Tests In School, Thank God You’re Not A 17-Year-Old South Korean. What They Go Through Is Pure Hell During National Examination Day

National Examination Day

You think your tests are difficult and stressful? Wait till you hear about South Korea’s National Examination Day. This is a test that every Korean citizen takes at the age of 17. It basically more or less  determines whether or not

In 18th-century Europe, They Used To Blow Tobacco Air Up The A*ses Of Drowning People To Save Their Life. Strangely, It Didn’t Work

tobacco smoke enema

Have you ever heard about medical treatments that involved  tobacco smoke enema? Apparently, it was a real hoot back in the day. In fact, it was a widespread method used to try to help people in near-drowning situations throughout Europe.

A Chinese Guy Built An Ultra-Luxurious Mountain Villa Atop A 26-Floor Residential Highrise In Beijing

Mountain villa

In Beijing, China, a man named Zhang Biqing built a mountain villa atop a 26-story residential building. He actually lived there and used it as a penthouse. He didn’t let anything or anyone stop him from fulfilling his intentions, including

Gypsy Rose Blanchard Stabbed Her Mom To Death After Being Forced To Pretend To Be Mentally Retarded All Her Life

Gypsy Rose Blanchard

Gipsy Rose Blanchard was a young girl who was struggling with mental retardation – due to which she had a mental capacity of a 7-year-old – and also suffered from a series of diseases: muscular dystrophy, leukemia, and asthma. She

In U.S. Jails You Can Win Your Freedom By Surviving The Rock’s 4-Month-Long Boot Camp Program

Boot camp

We all make mistakes, right? Sure, some of us make small ones, others end up with medium-sized ones, and then there are those who really go off the rails. Seriously hurting someone, taking  a life, committing theft – these are

Michael Malloy Had 5 “Friends.” They Took Out An Insurance Policy On His Life And Here’s How The Amazing Legend Was Born

Michael Malloy

Michael Malloy was an alcoholic and homeless person, but he was not lonely. Mike had five “friends,” who in the early 1930s signed him up for three different life insurance policies. One of them, Tony Marino, owned a speakeasy and gave Malloy