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Smacked with the facts

Can you remember a time you learned something you did not already know. Well it should be at least everyday, so if you have not met your quota of general knowledge, you can learn much more today with these fun facts!


A pizza delivery and former U.S. Marine developed the bulletproof vest with kevlar after fending off 3 armed robbers on a delivery.

The oldest “your mom” joke was discovered on a 3500 year old babylonian tablet.

May 29th is put a pillow on your fridge day. It started in the 1900s.

Bananas are curved because they grow towards the sun.

The inventor of the frisbee was cremated and turned into a frisbee.

In Uganda 48% of the population is under the age of 15.

In the 16th century, Arab women could initiate a divorce if their husbands didn’t pour coffee for them.

While trying to find a cure for AIDs the mayo clinic made glow in the dark cats.

A child could swim through the veins of a blue whale.

Mike Tyson offered a zoo 10k to fight a gorilla.



-The Facts Site