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After their life support is turned off, brain-dead patients may suddenly cross their arms over their chest for a few seconds. This is known as the Lazarus sign and is one of several 'striking movements' that may occur

An anonymous serial killer was arrested after he sent a floppy disk with his name and church stored on it. He asked police if they could trace a floppy disk and they said no.

Trey Parker was convinced the South Park episode "Make Love Not Warcraft" would do poorly and lamented having to air it. The episode instead became one of the most well regarded of the series

The first mention of Muhammad in the West comes from a discussion between Byzantine Christian and Jew written shortly after Muhammad's death in 632. It says,"He is deceiving. For do prophets come with sword and chariot?You will discover nothing true from the said prophet except human bloodshed"

A public speaking expert theorised that the Australian accent sounds slurred because the first colonists were always drunk.

Fang Xiaoru, who refused to serve the Emperor Yongle who usurped his nephew, was executed by 'waist severing' and wrote the character 'usurper' 12 times with his own blood after being cut in half.

John Lennon never said "Ringo isn't the best drummer in the world. He isn't even the best drummer in the Beatles". It was uttered by British comedian Jasper Carrott in 1983. Three years after Lennon's death.

The band Blink-182 incorporated under the name "Pennywise Poo Poo Butt Inc." so that their accountants, managers and attorneys would have to say that over the phone every day.

Daredevil’s Charlie Cox auditioned for the role of Han Solo in ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’, but failed his audition after his time playing the blind superhero meant he had trouble keeping eye contact with the other actors

An experiment called The Three Christs of Ypsilanti. Three schizophrenics claiming to be Jesus were brought together have their reactions documented. In the end, each came to the conclusion that the other two must have mental issues.

Most Italian extra virgin olive oil sold in stores is a fraud. Nearly 70% of cheaper olive oil is not from actual olives, but is cut with cheaper seed oil to lower the price, and much of the product doesn't even come from Italy.

Store-bought bananas are produced asexually and that wild bananas actually have very large seeds

Steve-O was a clown and graduated from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College

It's legal to masturbate in public in Italy. Italy's highest court ruled masturbation in public is not illegal. It is also legal in Sweden as long as "it's" not directed at anyone.

The pilot episode of the Lone Gunmen was about a conspiracy of the US government to hijack an airline and fly it into the World Trade Center to start a profit making war. It aired March 4, 2001.