Tiny pseudoscorpions (about 4mm) live inside old books, effectively protecting them by eating book lice and dust mites.
Members of Westboro Baptist Church have been specifically banned from entering Canada for hate speech.
Nike made a commercial depicting a Samburu tribesman saying “Just Do it” in his native language. An American anthropologist called them out. The spoken phrase actually meant, “I don’t want these, give me big shoes.” Nike’s response: “We thought nobody in America would know what he said.”
Jack Daniels sent a cease & desist letter to an author who blatantly mimicked their label for his book cover 2 years ago, but instead of being angrily demanding, Jack Daniels offered to pay for the cost of reprinting the book
North Korea enlists around 2000 women as part of a ‘Pleasure Squad’. These are attractive women who provide entertainment and sexual services for top officials. One defector says Kim Jong-il was “sentimental when drunk, and even shed tears”
The FBI assigned a team to Sacha Baron Cohen during the filming of Borat due to numerous reports of a “Middle eastern man traveling the Midwest in an ice cream truck.”