The original Ghostbusters trailer featured a 1-800 number, not a 555 number, which led to a prerecording of Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd. They got 1,000 calls per hour, 24 hours a day, for six weeks.
Even in today’s sitcoms, a large percentage of the people in the laugh-track have since passed away. Meaning that we watch comedies marked by the laughter of dead people.
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.