There are more chickens in America than people on the planet.
11. I only have $1000 to go today!
To be in the top 1% of Americans in terms of income, you need to rake in about $400,000 a year. Round it off to $1,000 a day.
If the sun were scaled down to the size of a white blood cell, the Milky Way galaxy would be the size of the continental United States. The vastness of space is mind boggling.
13. Seems unnecessary
The US dropped 26,172 bombs last year (2016). That’s almost 72 per day. That’s about 3 bombs an hour. Every hour. For the entire year. In 2017, the US had already dropped more bombs than that by September.
14. Merry Christmas
Macaulay Culkin is now older than Catherine O’Hara was when she played his mom in Home Alone.
15. Swift judgement
France was still using the guillotine when the first Star Wars film came out
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