ESPN currently pays the NFL about $105 million dollars for the rights to air each Monday Night game. That means airing one game costs more than the budget of Minority Report ($102 million) or a whole slew of other blockbusters.
A Soviet Union Marshal commissioned a clear coca-cola that resembled vodka because he enjoyed the taste and didn’t want to be seen drinking coke in public.
Gordon Ramsay loved In N Out so much, after he finished his burger he went through the drive thru and ordered the same meal again to take home.
Leonidas of Sparta was not a young man at the Battle of Thermopylae. He was actually around 60 years old.
George Lucas allowed the band members of ‘N SYNC to make a cameo appearance in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones in order to appease his daughters. The footage was then cut out of the final version of the film.
Before escaping prison, Winston Churchill left a letter of apology on his bed. The letter began: “I have the honour to inform you that as I do not consider that your Government have any right to detain me as a military prisoner, I have decided to escape from your custody.”