44% of adults have held on to their childhood teddies and dolls, and as many as 34% of adults still sleep with a soft toy every night theguardian.com/global/20…
John Wayne Bobbitt's penis was not only cut off and thrown out of a moving car it was also successfully reattached and he starred in two adult films after the incident. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joh…
The Sun Bear is the world's smallest bear. Adult males reach only 4 to 5 feet in length and can was as little as 60 pounds, and only up to 150 pounds. The females ate slightly smaller! nationalgeographic.com/an…
The first flight of Operation Babylift crashed, killing 50 adults and 78 South Vietnamese orphans being transported to the United States just weeks before the end of the Vietnam War. npr.org/2015/04/26/402208…
The mother of a 15 year old girl from Florida who had been missing for 8 months was informed that her daughter was seen in videos on a popular adult site. She tipped off police and a month later the girl was found during a traffic stop in a car driven by one of the men seen in those videos. nbcnews.com/news/crime-co…
Mia Khalifa only worked in the adult film industry for three months in late 2014 yet remains one of the most searched for actresses on adult sites vice.com/en_us/article/9k…
The first hard drive that could store 1 GB was made in 1980 by IBM and weighed the same as an average adult anaconda. It cost $40,000. pcworld.com/article/12710…
Human babies have more bones than adult person. Babies have 300 bones while grown people have 206 bones. Most of which are made up of cartilages to help keep baby malleable, for ease passage during birth. Overtime as the baby grows; some of its bones will fuse together forming bigger bones. popsci.com/story/health/b…
7.6% of US adults are millionaires, which is the third largest percentage in the world en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Biologists are still yet to confirm how baby eels are made. Much of their lifecycle has many questions. The general consensus is that adult eels migrate to the Sargasso Sea to spawn offspring, but only one adult eel has ever been found in open waters. Nobody has seen two eels mate. discovermagazine.com/plan…
A woman sued Keanu Reeves, claiming that he was the father of her four adult children and sought $ 3 000 000 a month in spousal support and $150 000 a month in retroactive child support. DNA tests proved she was lying and she lost the case. thestar.com/news/ontario/…
The only state in US where wearing seat belt not enforced for adults is New Hampshire. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea…
Villas Las Estrellas, a settlement of around 100 people in Antarctica, requires everyone (adults and children) who live there long term to have a preemptive appendectomy. While there are a few doctors there, none of them are specialized. The closest major hospital is over 600 miles away. bbc.com/future/gallery/20…
Anders Breivik, Norwegian who murdered 77 people, is unhappy with his Playstation 2 - "Other inmates have access to adult games while I only have the right to play less interesting kids' games. One example is "Rayman Revolution" a game aimed at three year-olds". He has since got a xbox en.wikipedia.org/wiki/And…
Cicero wrote more than three-quarters of surviving Latin literature from the period of his adult life, encompassing the last of the Roman Republic and the rise and fall of Julius Caesar en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cic…
Bryan Fuller, creator of the Hannibal TV show, grew up in a region called the Lewis Clark Valley that was stalked by an actual serial killer. He says adults knew who the killer was but no one stopped him moviemaker.com/hannibal-c…
Juvenilization (which causes the retention in adults of traits previously seen only in the young) is found in Modern Humans. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neo…
Wally Amos, of Famous Amos cookies, was also the host of an adult learning program, Learn to Read on PBS in the late β€˜80s. He has been advocating and promoting literacy for nearly his entire life. www2.hawaii.edu/~adamson/…
In adult human bodies, fat is stored in yellowish deposits due to coloration from beta carotene and other nutrients. Infants, who have not yet accumulated these substances, have fat which is closer to white. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bet…
. OG Iceberg begins their life as snow. Snow piles up on land and gets squashed into ice. Ice slides downhill into the sea. Adult iceberg can also crack and split, making new ones. Thats why they are not salty wtamu.edu/~cbaird/sq/2013…
The Los Angeles Unified School District collected $10 million over 5 years from production companies using its campuses for film shoots. A local NBC affiliate investigation studied the downsides of the scheme, including an adult film shoot on a high school campus. It was briefly suspended. nbclosangeles.com/news/la…
The smallest chameleon is known as Brookesia micra which was discovered in 2012 in Nosy Hara, Madagascar. It is so tiny it can perch on the matchstick head. An adult (both M/F) will grow to only about 1 inch (25.4mm) from nose to tail. The species is considered extremely threatened due scientificamerican.com/ar…
Danny Antonucci who at the time was known for only making adult themed cartoons only made Ed Edd n Eddy because he was dared to make a kids show by a friend. It went on to be his most successful work en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan…
Learned about Deland McCullough, a former college football star who was adopted at birth. As an adult he found out that his coach and mentor was actually his birth father. espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/2…
Today I learned of the 1966 Aberfan disaster which killed 116 kids and 28 adults when a huge pile of coal mining debris slipped down a hill destroying the junior school. The National Coal Board were held responsible with 9 people named as culpable yet not a single person was fined, prosecuted or lost their job. history.com/.amp/news/eli…
Author Robert Howard created Conan the Barbarian and invented the entire 'sword and sorcery' genre. He took care of his sickly mother his entire adult life, never married and barely dated. The day his mother finally died, he he walked out to his car, grabbed a gun, and shot himself in the head. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rob…
A French father and daughter recorded a song called Lemon Incest, about an impossible physical love between an adult and his child. The music video featured them posed provocatively on a bed, half dressed. The song went to #2 in France. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lem…
Cellulite is more of a secondary sexual characteristic than a condition, almost all adult women have it, and there's no healthy or reasonable way to get rid of it en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cel…
Bumblebees hate pumpkin pollen. When bumblebees are fed the pollen, it causes all kinds of problems. Adults have damaged and distorted digestive tracts and colonies fed cucurbit pollen failed to rear any offspring. phys.org/news/2020-03-bum…
There was a mysterious disease that existed in Guam. It was the leading cause of adult death between 1945 & 1956. Fruit bats were part of the local diet at the time & became extinct as a result of over hunting. A decline in fruit bat consumption led to a decline in incidence of the disease en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lyt…
Adult mayflies have unusable mouths, their only purpose is to mate, then die. The adult female lives for less than five minutes. britannica.com/animal/may…
A former chemical engineering professor of Manchester University used to live a double life starring in porn movies under the name "Old Nick". His 35 year-long academic career came to an end after students had spotted him in adult movies. manchestereveningnews.co.…
From 2015 to 2018, the use of LSD among U.S. adults increased by 56.4% en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lys…
A young female Arctic fox fitted with a tracking device trekked 2,175 miles from Norway to Canada in 76 days, settling on Ellesmere Island in Canada. She traveled an average of 28 miles/day with a maximum pace of 96 miles/day, outpacing a previously tracked adult male fox by 1.4 times. smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
Three-quarters of U.S. teens and adults are deficient in vitamin D, the so-called "sunshine vitamin" whose deficits are increasingly blamed for everything from cancer and heart disease to diabetes, according to new research. scientificamerican.com/ar…
Millennials represent only a quarter of all adults over 21, but they buy 35 percent of all the beer and 42 percent of all the wine sold in the United States. huffpost.com/entry/money-…
The average male gorilla is about 20 times stronger than the average adult man. nyungweforestnationalpark…
Sleep difficulties and sleep disorders are the most common comorbidities reported in individuals with ADHD, affecting approximately 73% of children and adolescents with the condition and up to 80% of adults with ADHD. psychiatrictimes.com/view…
In 2003, MTV aired an adult cartoon called Clone High which features clones of historical figures in high school. It was canceled after one season because it caused mass protest in India and even hunger strikes over its portrayal of Ghandi as a party animal ew.com/tv/2017/11/02/clon…
Tyler Perry stopped any future business with Warner Bros owned networks, finishing up his sitcoms "House of Payne" and "Meet The Browns" runs on WB owned TBS, partly out of anger from a episode of "The Boondocks" which lampooned and criticized him harshly, airing on WB owned Adult Swim. shadowproof.com/2010/07/0…
Beauty and the Beast was written in 1740 as a critique of the forced marriages between 13-15 yr old girls to adult men common at the time. Later versions shifted the emphasis to teach young girls "good manners and how to deal with the idea of marrying young and being in an arranged marriage." glamour.com/story/the-rea…
Today I learned about Teddy Houlston, the world's youngest organ donor. Born with a terminal condition, Teddy lived for only 100 minutes. Teddy's donated kidneys saved the life of an adult with renal failure. prideofbritain.com/histor…
In Japan the majority of adoptees are childless adult males, adopted by families needing a strong heir for their businesses en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jap…
11% of US working age adults are on antidepressants. nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna…
In 1927 a man bombed a school in Bath, Michigan, killing 38 children and 6 adults, because of taxes being raised and because he lost an election. time.com/4492872/kehoe-at…
All of the adult-male parts on You Can't Do That on Television were played by the same actor: Les Lye en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les…
Baby teeth and adult teeth coexist in toddlers. The adult teeth form and stay in the toddler’s jaw until they are ready to erupt and replace the baby teeth. wikipedia.org/wiki/Decidu…
Adult Swim cartoon Moral Orel was cancelled for being too dark and depressing. The creator remembers submitting the script for the episode "Alone" and a proposed follow-up episode titled "Rape" and was told the show would end that season. vice.com/en_us/article/3b…
Today I learned that in Mississippi, you are not legally considered an adult un you are 21 years old. statelaws.findlaw.com/mis…
Today I learned about cytomegalovirus, a virus that almost every adult has that stays with you for life, has mild symptoms or is asymptomatic, and can wreak havoc on the body under conditions of immune suppression such as chemo or organ transplant. health.harvard.edu/a_to_z…

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