The "Leaning Tower of Pisa" should have collapsed a long time ago, but British Engineer John Burland managed to reverse the tilt. He could have made it completely straight but only reversed the tilt by 10% out of fear that turning it into the "Tower of Pisa" would anger a lot of people. listerious.com/facts-abou…
In January 1992, the banking system of Rhode Island suddenly collapsed, and hundreds of thousands of people lost access to their bank account for months, even years. Protesters were reported to smear excrement on the walls of the Rhode Island legislature in anger. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rho…
On the episode of Breaking Bad where Walt throws a whole pizza onto the roof of his house in anger, the pizza was real and Bryan Cranston nailed it in one take. youtube.com/watch?v=SYO18…
The Red colour used in the cape of a bullfighter does not anger the bull because the bulls are colurblind. The movement of the cape actually angers the bull. The capes are red to mask the blood stains of the bull when the matador kills it businessinsider.com/why-b…
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…
Caregivers can suffer from "Compassion Fatigue". Symptoms include loss of enjoyment, loss of hope, self-medication by drugs or alcohol, depression, anxiety, frustration/anger, difficulty concentrating, headaches and muscle pain. blogs.psychcentral.com/ca…
Babylonians believed that eclipses were the gods’ way of expressing anger, if the moon appeared in front of the sun, they would literally murder their king. In order to escape this, the king would crown a puppet king and queen days before the eclipse, and kill them instead. metmuseum.org/blogs/now-a…
Inuits effectively teach their children to control their anger and emotions not with discipline, but through stories. npr.org/2019/03/04/689925…
Bulls are colorblind, and can't see the color red, it is the movement that angers them during matador fights. The reason behind the color red is so that the blood spilled is less visible. businessinsider.com/why-b…
In a study of over 500 million users on a social media service similar to Twitter, researchers found different users share similar affective states- specifically the correlation of anger among users is significantly higher than that of joy. journals.plos.org/plosone…
According to Noel Gallagher, one of the two reasons "Don't Look Back In Anger" uses the piano riff from "Imagine" is to "wind people up". He also doesn't fully know what the song means, as he wrote it under the influence. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don…
Rather than inciting people to anger or violence, research has found that loud and chaotic music such as metal and punk is β€˜a healthy way of processing anger’ theguardian.com/music/201…
The Inuit Way to teach kids to control their anger by using story to discipline and not acting out. kuow.org/stories/how-inui…
Petunias are a symbol of satanism (in 15th century England), anger and resentment symbolism.fandom.com/wiki…
There's a place in the coast of Namibia called "Skeleton coast" and nicknamed "The Land God made in Anger" and "The Gates of Hell", that holds the remains of over a thousand shipwrecks and, by land, can only be left by crossing hundreds of miles of marshes and desert. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ske…
The band Oasis released a cover of the song "Cum on Feel the Noize" as a B-Side on their single release for "Don't Look Back in Anger." While the song gained most of its popularity from the band Quiet Riot, it was originally recorded in 1973 by a British rock band called Slade. youtube.com/watch?v=Yz9gs…
A woman who opened an anger room in Dallas where people could destroy household items, was allegedly killed by her boyfriend due to assault. nbcdfw.com/news/local/Ang…
Today I learned about the growing trend of Rage Rooms that offer a safe place for people to shatter away their anger – literally usatoday.com/story/news/2…
Whenever Abraham Lincoln felt the urge to tell someone off, he would compose a β€œhot letter.” He’d pile all of his anger into a note, β€œput it aside until his emotions cooled down,” Doris Kearns Goodwin once explained on NPR, β€œand then write: β€˜Never sent. Never signed.’ nyti.ms/1mn4fSV
Today I learned about the Elan School program, a seemingly "therapeutic boarding school" which turned out to be using "attack therapy", the idea that teens should express their anger on each other to improve themselves. elan.school/rude-awakenin…
Misophonia (also called "sound-rage" syndrome) is a condition in which strong negative emotions and physical reactions (e.g. sharp anger, aggression, pain) are triggered by specific, common sounds. health.harvard.edu/blog/m…
In the 1946 movie It's A Wonderful Life when the pharmacist hits young George Baily (Bob Anderson) in anger and blood comes out of the child's ear, that was not a special effect. The pharmacist really smacked him so hard that the child's ear started bleeding. articles.latimes.com/1996…
Tyler Perry's House of Payne, Meet the Browns, and Anger Management were sold by 10/90. A 10/90 production model is when a network buys ten episodes of a television program without ordering a pilot. If they get good ratings, the network orders 90 more, immediately enough to run in syndication. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tel…
Petunias were believed to ward off evil spirits. They also symbolize both being comfortable with someone as well as resentment/anger. This makes it an extremely appropriate name for Harry Potter's aunt. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet…
Today I learned of Post-coital distress: a condition in which a person feels anger, depression, or even rage after engaging in sex en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pos…
The USS Arizona had the guns of her #2 turret salvaged, relined and placed upon the USS Nevada. These guns were later fired in anger upon the Japanese at Iwo Jima and Okinawa. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS…
Today I learned about Rage Rooms, where people pay real money to vent their anger by destroying inanimate objects. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rag…
Venting your anger online only makes you angrier, a study found. sciencealert.com/sorry-bu…
We experience different emotions in our bodies in different places that is consistent for most people. For example we feel anger as an activation exclusively in the upper half of the body and depression is felt as a deactivation of our arms and legs. pnas.org/content/111/2/64…
In 2008 due to the recession Japanese workers could go to a shop called 'The Venting Place' in Tokyo and buy plates to smash against a wall to release anger. "You can get three small dishes for 500 yen, a medium sized plate for 500 yen, a big platter for 1000 yen" telegraph.co.uk/news/news…
There was a private prison that fed vegan meals, gave Bible studies, offered job training, anger management, etc. where violence dramatically decreased and inmates of all races associated with each other, where only 2% were rearrested, when the state of California had a rearrest rate of 95%. vegetarianspotlight.com/2…
Belgium is named after the Belgae people, which is translated to 'The people who swell with anger,' meaning Belgium means 'land where the people swell with anger' en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bel…
Humans are not the only primate that curse. Chimps do it to. In project Washoe, chimps being taught sign language internalized taboos around the toilet, with the sign β€œdirty” representing something shameful. They started using that sign as an admonition or to express anger, like a swear word. digitalcommons.unl.edu/cg…
A study conducted by the University of Queensland has concluded that "extreme" music - such as Heavy Metal - can positively influence those experiencing anger by regulating sadness and enhancing positive emotions uq.edu.au/news/article/20…
Germany has a statute of limitations on manslaughter. Also, if someone is murdered by another who is under the β€œinfluence of great anger” after being β€œseverely insulted”, the charge is lowered to manslaughter. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mur…
Jack Daniels died from blood poisoning in an infected toe wound, caused by kicking his safe in anger when he was unable to open it. expatfoodhall.com/manufac…
Today I learned of Ataraxia, Greek for β€œundisturbed” or β€œuntroubled.” It’s a kind of inner peace – the ability to remain calm despite fear, anger, sadness, or stress.A person who with strong ataraxia has mastered the emotions and can rise above the ordinary difficulties that we all encounter in life. philosophyterms.com/atara…
Misphonia is a disorder where people are abnormally annoyed by everyday noises such as chewing, slurping, etc.. Many people develope it by being intimated by someone at their their table at as a child. The sounds heard then triggers anger and sometimes cause rage throughout their life. lifewithmisophonia.wordpr…
Mexicans received President Carter's first visit to Mexico City in 1979 in a mood of anger and resentment. Having been mostly ignored by the Carter administration for the last two years, Mexico was deeply distrustful of sudden US interest in its oil and natural‐gas reserves nytimes.com/1979/02/11/ar…
Bipolar depression symptoms may manifest as "anger issues" or irritability. bphope.com/bipolar-buzz/4…
Ken Griffey Jr, at the age of 18, attempted to commit suicide by swallowing 277 aspirin pills but wound up in intensive care in Providence Hospital in Mount Airy, Ohio. Griffey Jr. cited arguments with his father, Ken Griffey Sr., depression, and anger as reasons for his attempted suicide. nytimes.com/1992/03/16/sp…
There is an "official" unicode anger symbol. It's πŸ’’ which represents veins on your forehead when your blood pressure rises. unicode-table.com/en/1F4A…
People of the Mongol empire NEVER washed their clothes or themselves because they believed washing would pollute the water and anger the dragons that controlled the water cycle. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soc…
In January 1992, the banking system of Rhode Island suddenly collapsed, and hundreds of thousands of people lost access to their bank account for months, even years. Protesters were reported to smear excrement on the walls of the Rhode Island legislature in anger. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rho…
According to Japanese legend, Bodhidharma, the founder of Zen, also created tea. In a fit of anger at himself for falling asleep during meditation, he ripped off his eyelids, which fell to the ground and miraculously sprouted into tea plants. tsiosophy.com/2012/09/tea…
Several different people have tried to list all the basic human emotions. Robert Plutchik's theory is that they are Fear,Anger, Sadness, Joy, Disgust, Surprise, Trust, and Anticipation, plus eight derivative emotions each composed of two basic ones. simple.wikipedia.org/wiki…
Neuroticism, in which negative emotions like frustration and anger are easily stimulated, is typically associated with negative outcomes, but it's possible to be a "healthy neurotic" if you also score highly on conscientiousness huffingtonpost.com/2014/0…
Unlike fear, anger, and sadness, disgust is associated with a decrease in heart rate en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dis…
A starving dog had to eat it's dead owner. When found, the dog was in a state of anxiety and anger, which resulted in the court (and family and police) trying to get him destroyed. It took a year, a guilty decision being overturned but in the end he was given the all clear as a suitable pet. ibtimes.co.uk/dog-which-a…

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