This Doctor Claimed He Had Found “Evidence” For Black People’s Diseases Like “Drapetomania” That Caused Slaves To Escape Their Owners

Did you know there was a doctor whose hobby was to invent diseases for black slaves? Dr. Samuel A. Cartwright was born in 1793 and completed his medical studies at the University More »

Zoo Racism? Qizai Is The Only Brown Panda In The World; He’s Suffered A Lot, But Is Today A Celebrity

We all like pandas, right? They are an endangered species and, therefore, must be protected. However, that’s easier said than done. In addition to being rare and endangered, they other qualities that More »

Love Horses? The Icelandic Flying Horse Has Something No Other Breed Has

The Icelandic flying horse is a breed of horses that originates in (you’ve guessed it) Iceland. It is a well-known breed, notable for its appearance, which often mistakenly resembles a pony rather More »

How Much Do You Think A Kidney Fetches Up On The Black Market? You’d Be Surprised

Surely you’ve heard of the famous sentence “It’s so expensive that you’d have to sell a kidney for it.” Not only is this is a well-known way to point out something is ridiculously More »

Did You Know Swans Can Die Of A Broken Heart If Their Partner Dies?

We humans often think we are the most evolved creatures on the face of the planet. In fact, we think that because we’re the most intelligent, we’re also at the top of More »

 

Have You Seen “The Lion King”? How Bizarre Is It That A Famous Quote Everybody Seems To Remember From It Doesn’t Even Exist?!

Lion King

Did you know that one of the most quoted sentences from the animated children’s movie “The Lion King” is not said at all? The famous phrase “One day, all of this will be yours” is not said by any character

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

Would You Pour Hydrochloric Acid On Someone You Dislike? That’s What Happened To Black Protesters In 1964 At A St. Augustine Motel

Hydrochloric acid

53 years ago, black and white protesters arrived at a motel in the city of St. Augustine, Florida. The reason for their arrival was that earlier, Martin Luther King and his colleagues, in the struggle for the rights of blacks,

Robert Downey Jr. Would Have Overdosed If It Hadn’t Been For Burger King

Robert Downey Jr.

Have you ever heard the story about Robert Downey Jr. and how Burger King is responsible for helping him get cleaned up? If not, you’re about to. And if you don’t know who Robert Downey Jr. is, which is highly

Did You Know You Can Rent Your Very Own Tropical Island In Belize For Under $500 A Night?

Belize

In Belize, you can rent your own isolated island in less than $500 a night ($495). The island is called “Island of the Bird” and is, as you’ve probably guessed by now, ultra cool.  The only condition is that you must