Category Archives: Bizarre Facts

Trouble Waking Up In The Morning? The “High Voltage Ejector Bed” Is Here To Help

Colin Furze Ejector bed

You probably know the old saying, “the early bird catches the worm.” After all, how could you not, when it’s the motto of parents around the world who are struggling to get their children to get up for school in

This College Drop-Out Became Math Genius After Mugging

Jason Padgett

In 2002, Jason Padgett, then a 31-year-old salesman, went for a night out in his neighborhood pub. After leaving the pub, two robbers came up to him from behind and assaulted him. The robbers struck him in the head over

In Toraja, Indonesia, Corpses Are Dug Out And Cleaned During A Bizarre Ceremony. Tourists Are Flocking There, By The Way

toraja manene ritual

Have you heard of Toraja, a province in South Sulawesi, Indonesia? If you have, you probably know that the place  has a love for death. Being a corpse in Toraja does not mean resting in the grave – quite the

In Germany, There Is An Anti-Stress Hotline People Can Call And Swear Their Frustrations Away

man yelling at phone

You come back from another long and arduous day of work, you’re feeling especially tired and nervous, and usually you tend to lash out on everyone around you at home, right? We’ve all been there. It’s completely natural to feel

In 1998, A Couple Was Mysteriously Stranded In The Ocean After A Dive Boat Left Them Behind

Tom Eileen Lonergan

In 1998, a young couple who set out on a diving expedition in Australia’s Coral Sea was mistakenly stranded. The boat that led the group to the dive site left before the couple returned from the water. Neither the crew nor

“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