Category Archives: Bizarre Facts

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

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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

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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.